English-Russian translation for "shy"

EN shy Russian translation

shy {adj.}

EN shy
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{adjective}

shy (also: diffident, vexatious, blushful)
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стеснительный [стесни́тельный] {adj. m}
shy (also: bashful, blushing, coy, gawky)
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застенчивый [засте́нчивый] {adj. m}
shy (also: flaccid, half-and-half, half-hearted, halfhearted)
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нерешительный [нереши́тельный] {adj. m}
shy (also: canny, careful, cautious, chary)
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осторожный [осторо́жный] {adj. m}
shy (also: jittery, scary, wild, trepid)
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пугливый [пугли́вый] {adj. m}
shy (also: diffident, blushful)

Synonyms (English) for "shy":

shy

Context sentences for "shy" in Russian

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Englishto be shy from nature
быть от природы застенчивым
EnglishFirst of all, oxytocin is a shy molecule.
Во-первых, окситоцин довольно «застенчив».
EnglishI felt shy, I felt embarrassed.
Я чувствовала стыд, стеснение.
Englishto be shy from nature
быть от природы застенчивым