"shy." Definition

  1. “To fight SHY of a person,” to avoid his society either from dislike, fear, or other reason. SHY has also the sense of flighty, unsteady, untrustworthy.

More About shy.

Position in the dictionary: 3134 of 4022 slang words.
Next words in the dictionary: shyster, si quis, sices, sick as a horse, sickener, side, side-boards, sift, sight, silly season
Previous words in the dictionary: shy, shut up!, shut of, shunt, shtumer, shrimp, shovel, shove-halfpenny, shove in the mouth, shout

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