Shy

• (a.) Inadequately supplied; short; lacking; as, the team is shy two players. • (n.) A side throw; a throw; a fling. • (a.) To start suddenly aside through fright or suspicion; -- said especially of horses. • (superl.) Reserved; coy; disinclined to familiar approach. • (v. t.) To throw sidewise with a jerk; to fling; as, t...
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shy

1. Easily frightened; timid; as, a shy bird. 'The horses of the army . . . Were no longer shy, but would come up to my very feet without starting.' (Swift) ... 2. Reserved; coy; disinclined to familiar approach. 'What makes you so shy, my good friend? There's nobody loves you better than I.' (Arbuthnot) 'The embarrassed look of shy distress And mai...
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shy

adjective wary and distrustful; disposed to avoid persons or things; `shy of strangers`
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Shy

Shy (shī) adjective [ Compar. Shier (-ẽr) or Shyer ; superl. Shiest or Shyest .] [ Middle English schey , skey , sceouh , Anglo-Saxon sce├│h ; akin to Danish sky , Swedish ...
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Shy

Shy adjective Inadequately supplied; short; lacking; as, the team is shy two players. [ Slang]
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Shy

Shy intransitive verb [ imperfect & past participle Shied ; present participle & verbal noun Shying .] [ From Shy , adjective ] To start suddenly aside through fright or suspicion; -- said especially of hors...
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Shy

Shy noun 1. A sudden start aside, as by a horse. 2. A side throw; a throw; a fling. Thackeray. « If Lord Brougham gets a stone in his hand, he must, it seems, have a shy at somebody.» Punch.
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Shy

Shy transitive verb To throw sidewise with a jerk; to fling; as, to shy a stone; to shy a slipper. T. Hughes.
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Shy

Shy is slang for lacking, such as the team is shy two players.
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Shy

Type: Abbreviation Definitions: 1. Abbreviation for 6-mercaptopurine.
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Shy

Type: Term Pronunciation: shī Definitions: 1. George Milton, U.S. neurologist, 1919-1967. See: Shy-Drager syndrome
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shy

[adj] - easily startled or frightened 2. [adj] - wary and distrustful 3. [n] - a quick throw 4. [v] - start suddenly, as from fight 5. [v] - throw quickly
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