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timorous
used in The Lords of Discipline

5 uses
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Definition
timid (fearful) or shy
  • He is, frail and timorous and angry.
    Chapter 2.16 (5% in)
  • They all looked the same to me, a race of bald, timorous zombies chanting a debased, newly minted language in a country alive with cruelty.
    Chapter 2.16 (36% in)
  • He had a luckless, timorous face like a hamster's.
    Chapter 2.18 (24% in)
  • Tradd and I were naturally timorous good citizens.
    Chapter 4.37 (67% in)
  • I had begun the day all feisty, unconquerable, and eager for the fracas; I had ended it timorously, defeated by a superior strategy.
    Chapter 4.40 (5% in)

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