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timorous
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Middlemarch
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  • Doubtless some ancient Greek has observed that behind the big mask and the speaking-trumpet, there must always be our poor little eyes peeping as usual and our timorous lips more or less under anxious control.

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  • She was timorous as a mouse.
  • in a timorous tone

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