Sentence Examples


  • So he sat there trembling and afraid; for he was a timid, bashful man and did not like to be noticed.
  • In youth he was described as " a handsome young man, tall, slight, and very erect, bashful, but never awkward."
  • He loved the way she could be wanton and sensual one minute, then bashful and demure the next.
  • Bagration called to him, and Tushin, raising three fingers to his cap with a bashful and awkward gesture not at all like a military salute but like a priest's benediction, approached the general.
 
 

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