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diffident
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Harry Potter (#7) and the Deathly Hallows
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  • Whereas Sirius had sought to advertise his diffidence from the rest of the family, Regulus had striven to em-phasize the opposite.

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  • She is diffident around adults, but dominant with her peer group.
  • At first, he could give no encouragement; with unfeigned diffidence, he expressed his conviction that he was not adequate to the performance of so great a task;
    Frederick Douglass  --  The Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass

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