tímido

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See also: timido

Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin timidus (full of fear, fearful, timid), from timeo (to fear).

Pronunciation[edit]

 

  • (Northeast Brazil) IPA(key): /ˈtĩ.mi.dʊ/
  • Hyphenation: tí‧mi‧do

Adjective[edit]

tímido (feminine tímida, masculine plural tímidos, feminine plural tímidas, comparable, comparative mais tímido, superlative o mais tímido or timidíssimo)

  1. lacking courage or confidence; timid, shy

Derived terms[edit]

Further reading[edit]

  • tímido” in Dicionário Priberam da Língua Portuguesa.

Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin timidus. Cognate with English timid.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈtimido/ [ˈt̪i.mi.ð̞o]
  • Rhymes: -imido
  • Hyphenation: tí‧mi‧do

Adjective[edit]

tímido (feminine tímida, masculine plural tímidos, feminine plural tímidas)

  1. shy, timid, bashful, diffident
  2. coy

Derived terms[edit]

Further reading[edit]