timorous

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fearful, afraid, timid

He turned a long you are wrong gaze on Stephen of timorous dark pride at the soft impeachment with a glance also of entreaty for he seemed to glean in a kind of a way that it wasn't all exactly.

lacking courage
disapproval If you describe someone's actions or decisions as timorous, you are criticizing them for being too cautious or weak, because the person is not very confident and is worried about the possible consequences of their actions. Some delegates believe the final declaration is likely to be too timorous. = feeble. lacking confidence and easily frightened = fearful (timoureux, from timorosus, from timor , from timere )
Fearful of danger; timid; deficient in courage
timid by nature or revealing timidity; "timorous little mouse"; "in a timorous tone"; "cast fearful glances at the large dog"
{a} fearful, bashful, scrupulous, nice
If you describe someone as timorous, you mean that they are frightened and nervous of other people and situations. He is a reclusive, timorous creature. = timid
{s} cowardly, timid, afraid
Indicating, or caused by, fear; as, timorous doubts
Timor
An island in Malay Archipelago
timorously
{a} with fear or caution, scrupulously
timorousness
{n} fearfulness, timidity, caution
Timor
{i} island in southern Indonesia
Timor
an island between the South China Sea and the Indian Ocean. Population: 1,382,207 (1980). Capital: Kupang. Island, southern Malay Archipelago. It is the easternmost of the Lesser Sunda Islands. Indonesian-Malay peoples live along the coast and Melanesian aboriginals in the mountains. They speak dozens of Papuan and Malayan languages, as well as Portuguese in the east and Indonesian in the west. The Portuguese began trading with Timor 1520. In 1613 the Dutch settled at the island's southwestern tip, and the Portuguese moved to the north and east. Treaties in 1860 and 1914 divided the island between them. Netherlands Timor (West Timor) was occupied by the Japanese in World War II; in 1950 the Dutch transferred it to Indonesia. East Timor was held by the Portuguese until 1975, when Indonesian troops invaded and annexed the area; it achieved full sovereignty in 2002 (see East Timor)
timor
an island in Indonesia in the Malay Archipelago; the largest and most eastern of the Lesser Sunda Islands
timorously
In a timorous manner
timorously
in a timorous and trepid manner
timorously
cowardly, timidly
timorousness
The property of being timorous
timorousness
{i} cowardliness, timidness
timorousness
fear of the unknown or unfamiliar and of making decisions
timorousness
fearfulness in venturing into new and unknown places or activities
Türkisch - Englisch

Definition von timorous im Türkisch Englisch wörterbuch

Timor
{i} Timor
timorous

    Silbentrennung

    tim·or·ous

    Türkische aussprache

    tîmırıs

    Synonyme

    fearful, timid, shy

    Aussprache

    /ˈtəmərəs/ /ˈtɪmɜrəs/

    Etymologie

    [ 'ti-m&-r&s, 'tim-r& ] (adjective.) 15th century. From Old French temoros, from Medieval Latin timorosus, from Latin timor fear, from timeō to be afraid.

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