How To Spell shy?

Correct spelling: shy

What is the definition of shy?

  1. start suddenly, as from fight

What does the abbreviation shy mean?

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What are the usage examples for shy?

  1. He is shy you know. – Three Comedies by Björnstjerne M. Björnson Commentator: R. Farquharson Sharp
  2. It would be hard to think of a more desolate position for a proud, shy high- spirited lad with a strong strain of melancholy in his composition. – A History of the Four Georges, Volume II (of 4) by Justin McCarthy