Meaning of "shy"

shy

    adj.
    • 1. bashful, uncomfortable in company: mahiyain, mahihiyain, mahihiyain, mahihiyain
    • 2. easily frightened away: mailap
    • 3. timid: kimi
    v.
    • to start back or aside suddenly: pumitlag, biglang umurong (umiwas, lumihis, umilag)