Share this entry

Share this page

shy

Pronunciation: /ʃaɪ/

Translation of shy in German:

adj. (shyer or, shier /ˈʃaɪə(r)/, shyest or, shiest /ˈʃaɪɪst/)

Phrasal verbs

shy aˈway

v.i. shy away from sth/doing sth etw. scheuen/sich scheuen, etw. zu tun

Definition of shy in:

Share this entry

Share this page

 

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

Word of the day ingratiate
Pronunciation: ɪnˈɡreɪʃɪeɪt
verb
bring oneself into favour with someone through flattery…