Thesaurus

timorous

adjective

Synonyms & Antonyms of timorous

See the Dictionary Definition 

Learn More About timorous

Time Traveler for timorous

Time Traveler

The first known use of timorous was in the 15th century

See more words from the same century

Listen to Our Podcast About timorous

Thesaurus Entries Near timorous

timidness

timorous

timorously

See More Nearby Entries 

Cite this Entry

“Timorous.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/timorous. Accessed 29 May. 2022.

Style: MLA
MLACheck Mark Icon ChicagoCheck Mark Icon APACheck Mark Icon Merriam-WebsterCheck Mark Icon

More from Merriam-Webster on timorous

Nglish: Translation of timorous for Spanish Speakers

Britannica English: Translation of timorous for Arabic Speakers

WORD OF THE DAY

Test Your Vocabulary

Name That Food

  • a-light
  • Name these cookies!
Name That Thing

Test your visual vocabulary with our 10-question challenge!

TAKE THE QUIZ
Universal Daily Crossword

A daily challenge for crossword fanatics.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!