189 - Diffident

diffident : Adj

  1. diffident (about something) not having much confidence in yourself; not wanting to talk about yourself (Oxford)

2. shy and not confident of your abilities (Cambridge)

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Sentence (s)

  1. He was modest and diffident about his own success. (Oxford)
  2. She felt diffident about speaking in public. (Oxford)

Phrases & Connected Words

  • diffident about his own success
  • felt diffident about speaking in public


  1. Shy
  2. Unassertive


  1. Aggressive
  2. Bold

Word Family

  1. Diffidently