Translation of "coy" - English-Spanish dictionary

coy

adjective uk /kɔɪ/ us

UK intentionally keeping something secret

evasivo
She’s very coy about her age.

(especially of women) being or pretending to be shy, or like a child

tímido
She gave me a coy look from under her schoolgirl’s fringe.
coyly adverb uk /ˈkɔɪ.li/ us
coyness noun [ no plural ] uk /ˈkɔɪ.nəs/ us

(Translation of “coy” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

coy

adjective /koi/

(pretending to be) shy

tímido, reservado, evasivo
She gave her brother’s friend a coy smile.
coyly adverb

tímidamente
She looked at him coyly.
coyness noun

timidez
I found her coyness incredibly endearing.

(Translation of “coy” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)