An example of timid is a scared and lost child.
A timid reply.
Problems that call for bold, not timid, responses.
John's a very timid person. I'll doubt he'll be brave enough to face his brother.
Another timid voice came from the hallway.
"The poor, timid fellow!" said the blacksmith.
Rays of gentle light shone from her large, timid eyes.
She responded to him with raw hunger, no longer timid as she had been when he kissed her the day before.
She suddenly felt guilty and grew timid on catching the expression of his face and eyes.