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timorous
used in Frankenstein

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timid (fearful) or shy
  • Several witnesses were called who had known her for many years, and they spoke well of her; but fear and hatred of the crime of which they supposed her guilty rendered them timorous and unwilling to come forward.
    Chapter 8 (34% in)

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