AskDefine | Define timorousness

Dictionary Definition

timorousness

Noun

1 fear of the unknown or unfamiliar and of making decisions [syn: timidity, timidness]
2 fearfulness in venturing into new and unknown places or activities [syn: timidity] [ant: boldness]

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English

Noun

  1. The property of being timorous.

Translations

property of being timorous
  • Finnish: arkuus, ujous, pelokkuus
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