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Synonym of Coy

Coy Synonyme from Moby Thesaurus

Moby Thesaurus
coy
Synonyms and related words:
amative, amatory, arch, bashful, capricious, caressive, confused, conscious, coquettish, decent, decorous, demure, diffident, flirtatious, flirty, inarticulate, kittenish, lively, mischievous, mousy, nice, playful, proper, rabbity, retiring, roguish, seemly, self-conscious, self-effacing, sexual, shamefaced, shamefast, shy, skittish, stammering, timid, timorous, unassertive, unassured
  

  



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WordNet 2.0
coy

Adjective
1. affectedly modest or shy especially in a playful or provocative way
(synonym) demure, overmodest
(similar) modest
2. showing marked and often playful or irritating evasiveness or reluctance to make a definite or committing statement; "a politician coy about his intentions"
(similar) indefinite
3. modestly or warily rejecting approaches or overtures; "like a wild young colt, very inquisitive but very coy and not to be easily cajoled"
(similar) timid

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