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shrinking violet

Saltos de línea: shrink|ing vio¦let

Definición de shrinking violet en inglés:

sustantivo

[often with negative] informal
An exaggeratedly shy person: Dorothy is no shrinking violet when it comes to expressing her views
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • There are no shrinking violets in our family, we all had a point of view.
  • She insists it was not a conscious decision, however, and points out she has toured separately with two women who could never be described as shrinking violets.
  • If called upon to sing a song, they weren't shrinking violets.

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al italiano
Palabra del día terpsichorean
Pronunciación: ˌtəːpsɪkəˈriːən
adjective
relating to dancing