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timorous
used in The Witch of Blackbird Pond

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timid (fearful) or shy
  • She coaxed her father out of his bitter moods, upheld her timorous and anxious mother, gently restrained her rebellious sister and had reached to draw an uncertain alien into the circle.
    p. 64.4

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