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- n. The property of being timorous.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. The state of being timorous; timidity; want of courage.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. fear of the unknown or unfamiliar or fear of making decisions
- n. fearfulness in venturing into new and unknown places or activities
timorous + -ness (Wiktionary)