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Synonyms for bashfulˈbæʃ fəl

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. bashful(adj)

    self-consciously timid

    Synonyms:
    blate

    Antonyms:
    bold, forward

  2. bashful, blate(adj)

    disposed to avoid notice

    Synonyms:
    blate, bashful

    Antonyms:
    bold, forward

Wiktionary

  1. bashful(adjective)

    Synonyms:
    shy

  2. bashful(adjective)

    inclined to avoid notice

    Synonyms:
    shy

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. bashful(a.)

    Synonyms:
    shy, timid, timorous, coy, diffident, sheepish, shamefaced, over-modest, not self-possessed

PPDB, the paraphrase database

List of paraphrases:

bulrush, shy, embarrassed, timid


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