Synonyms and Antonyms of timidity
lack of willingness to assert oneself and take risks none of the scouts showed the least timidity about rappeling down the cliff Synonyms of timidity faintheartedness, timidness, timorousness Words Related to timidity bashfulness, constraint, embarrassment, inhibition, restraint, shyness, skittishness; hesitation, indecision, indecisiveness, irresoluteness, irresolution; alarm (also alarum), anxiety, apprehension, concern, discomposure, dismay, fear, panic, upset, worry; cowardice, cowardliness, cravenness, spinelessness Near Antonyms of timidity assurance, confidence, self-assertiveness, self-assurance, self-confidence; composure, coolness, insouciance, nonchalance, unconcern; backbone, decisiveness, determination, fiber, firmness, fortitude, gameness, grit, gumption, mettle, resoluteness, resolution, spunk; bravery, courage, courageousness, daring, dauntlessness, doughtiness, fearlessness, gutsiness, intrepidity, intrepidness, valor; brazenness, cheek, effrontery, gall, temerity Antonyms of timidity audaciousness, audacity, boldness, cojones [slang], guts, nerve
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