English to Malay Meaning :: timid

penakut
Timid :
malu-malu
- malu-malutimidertimidestsifat malu-maludgn malu-malu
 

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Noun(1) people who are fearful and cautious
Adjective(1) showing fear and lack of confidence(2) lacking self-confidence(3) lacking conviction or boldness or courage

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(1) But he was an extremely timid man and all he did was to stay by her side and prevent her from going out.(2) Once inside, things simply got worse for any shy, timid souls who plucked up the courage and made it past the front door.(3) Eventually they managed to track down frozen varieties of fish, which were fed to the timid bird in a bowl of salted water.(4) He was just pouring himself another cup of coffee when there was a timid knock on the door.(5) The plot just requires him to be a meek, timid guy next door who believes in following the rules.(6) We were timid children, and the world we inhabited was too harsh, too angry with itself, but too scared to push the button.(7) As in all sensitive and generous souls, people born into this sign can seem rather meek and timid .(8) He took on a confident stance and started to advise the younger, more timid worker.(9) That said, I really hated this film, and not because it's so dumb, but because it's so timid and gutless.(10) Too timid to risk present comforts, they never muster the spine to acquire or risk their own capital.(11) Yet he is a keen sighted and extraordinary man, gentle I think by nature and at once timid , modest and reticent.(12) She has a tremendous amount of data but seems timid about really analyzing most of it.(13) At first, I was kind of timid , but now I may as well use it to my advantage.(14) Zidane, and those close to him, claim that he rarely speaks because he is a naturally timid and modest person.(15) We just seem to be in this fearful, timid phase in our political development.(16) I creep forward, mostly on my hands and feet, timid and afraid that he, too, might pull a gun on me.
Related Words
(1) timid ::
malu-malu
Synonyms
Adjective
1. apprehensive ::
bimbang
2. fearful ::
takut
4. afraid ::
takut
5. faint-hearted ::
lemah semangat
6. timorous ::
malu-malu
7. nervous ::
saraf
8. scared ::
takut
9. frightened ::
takut
10. cowardly ::
pengecut
11. pusillanimous ::
aurat
12. spineless ::
tak bertulang
13. shy ::
malu
14. diffident ::
malu-malu
15. self-effacing ::
yg melupakan diri sendiri
18. yellow ::
kuning
19. chicken ::
ayam
20. mousy ::
mousy
21. gutless ::
gutless
22. sissy ::
penakut
23. lily-livered ::
penakut
24. candy-assed ::
gula-gula-assed
25. weak-kneed ::
lemah yang melengkung
Noun
26. cautious ::
berhati-hati
Antonyms
1. audacious ::
berani
2. bold ::
berani
3. daring ::
berani
4. dashing ::
kacak
5. hardy ::
tahan lasak
6. venturous ::
berpetualang
Different Forms
timid, timider, timidest, timidity, timidly, timidness
Word Example from TV Shows

The best way to learn proper English is to read news report, and watch news on TV. Watching TV shows is a great way to learn casual English, slang words, understand culture reference and humor. If you have already watched these shows then you may recall the words used in the following dialogs.

Chickens are not at all timid.

Chickens are not at all TIMID.

The Big Bang Theory Season 3, Episode 2


A timid boy at a tavern brawl.

A TIMID boy at a tavern brawl.

Game of Thrones Season 4, Episode 8


A little timid but a sharp mind.

A little TIMID but a sharp mind.

Game of Thrones Season 7, Episode 5


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