adverb. ['ˈtɪmədli'] in a shy or timid or bashful manner.
- -ly (English)
- -lice (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
- timid (English)
- timide (French)
Rhymes with Timidly
Sentences with timidly
Note, however, that some cats react timidly around brand new and unfamiliar potbellied pigs.
Quotes about timidly
1. We hold the future still timidly, but perceive it for the first time as a function of our own action.
- J.D. Bernal, The World, the Flesh & the Devil;: An Enquiry into the Future of the Three Enemies of the Rational Soul