from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adv. In a diffident manner; without confidence in oneself.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adv. In a diffident manner.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • With distrust; in a shy or hesitating manner; modestly.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adv. in a diffident manner


From diffident +‎ -ly. (Wiktionary)



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