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timorous
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Gone with the Wind
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  • Melanie, however, did not seem to mind the smells, the wounds or the nakedness, which Scarlett thought strange in one who was the most timorous and modest of women.
  • Prissy climbed reluctantly from the wagon with many groans and timorously followed Scarlett up the avenue.
  • Uncle Peter feared him only a little less than the devil or the Ku Klux and even Mammy walked silently and timorously around him.

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

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