Translation of "shy" - English-Turkish dictionary


adjective uk us /ʃaɪ/ (shyer, shyest)

B1 not confident, especially about meeting or talking to new people

mahcup, utangaç, sıkılgan, çekingen, ürkek
He was too shy to say anything to her.
shyly adverb

utangaç bir şekilde
She smiled shyly.
shyness noun [ U ]


(Translation of “shy adjective” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary English-Turkish © Cambridge University Press)