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