How to Pronounce coy?

Correct pronunciation for the word "coy" is [kˈɔ͡ɪ], [kˈɔ‍ɪ], [k_ˈɔɪ].

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"Coy" in context

Coy is an adjective used to describe someone or something that is shy, bashful or reserved. It has traditionally been used to describe how a person acts around someone they find attractive, or in the presence of unfamiliar people. A coy person often exhibits behavior such as avoiding eye contact, playing with their hair, blushing or trembling. Coy behavior can also be a sign of submission or submission to someone in power.

Coyness can also be a form of flirting. It can be a way for a person to express their interest or affection for someone without saying it directly.

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