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    • a feeling of fear of embarrassment



    1. Shyness first shows itself at school.
    2. Her shyness makes me like her even more.
    3. I like her all the better for her shyness.
    4. I like him all the better for his shyness.
    5. Off hand, I'd say her problem is shyness.
    6. His shyness made public speaking a torment to him.
    7. Tom finally overcame his shyness and asked Mary to go out with him.
    8. I finally overcame my shyness and asked him out on a date.