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coy
used in
The Fountainhead
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coy
Used in
The Fountainhead
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  • It represented a baby sprawled on its stomach, dimpled rear forward, peeking coyly over its shoulder.  (not reviewed by editor)

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as in: a coy, flirtatious smile
as in: coy about her intentions
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