What does bashfulness mean?

bashfulness in AZ Dictionary

(n) The quality or property of being bashful; shyness; reserve; timidity.
(n) the caliber of being bashful.
(n) the grade of becoming bashful; excessive or severe modesty; timorous shyness; desire of confidence. [Formerly, like bashful, a term of commendation, comparable to modesty.

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  • Sentence for "bashfulness"
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  • Synonym for "bashfulness"
    • diffidence, shyness, modesty, coyness, reserve
  • Antonym for "bashfulness"
    • assurance, conceit
  • Hypernym for "bashfulness"
    • embarrassment
  • Same Context for "bashfulness"
    • shyness, coyness, hesitancy, awkwardness, timidity
  • Verb Stem for "bashfulness"
    • bash
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