bashfully bashfully


  • (adv) in a shy or timid or bashful manner



  1. They shopped for local craftwork, skied at the resort's modest but picturesque slopes and ate various traditional Swati dishes, at times holding hands bashfully.
  2. Chris Ware, with a large Corrigan-esqe head, tries to bashfully shrink into his chair.
  3. In Mexico City, Miss Anne Spencer Morrow, 22, five-feet-five, brunette, blue-eyed, literary, bashfully quiet, shrank from the glare of being her country's Hero's fiancee.


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