Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun The state of being timorous; timidity; want of courage.

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  • noun The property of being timorous.

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  • noun fear of the unknown or unfamiliar or fear of making decisions
  • noun fearfulness in venturing into new and unknown places or activities

Etymologies

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timorous +‎ -ness

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