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ลองค้นหาคำในรูปแบบอื่น ๆ เพื่อให้ได้ผลลัพธ์มากขึ้นหรือน้อยลง: -diffident-, *diffident*
English-Thai: NECTEC's Lexitron-2 Dictionary [with local updates]
diffident[ADJ] ประหม่า, See also: ขี้อาย, กระดากอาย, เหนียมอาย, Syn. coy, coquettish, demure
diffidently[ADV] อย่างประหม่า, See also: อย่างเหนียมอาย, Syn. shyly

English-Thai: HOPE Dictionary [with local updates]
diffidentadj. ประหม่า,ลังเลใจ.

English-Thai: Nontri Dictionary
diffident(adj) ไม่เชื่อมั่นในตนเอง,ขวยเขิน,ประหม่า,ขี้อาย

Thai-English: NECTEC's Lexitron-2 Dictionary [with local updates]
ขี้เกรงใจ[ADJ] diffident, See also: modest, timid, lacking in self-assurance, lacking confidence, Example: หัวหน้างานที่เป็นคนขี้เกรงใจมักไม่ค่อยกล้ามอบหมายงานให้ลูกน้องไปทำ, Thai definition: ที่ไม่อยากจะให้ผู้อื่นรู้สึกลำบากเดือดร้อนรำคาญใจ

Thai-English-French: Volubilis Dictionary 1.0
เอียงอาย[v.] (īeng-āi) EN: be shy ; be bashful ; be diffident ; be modest ; be coy ; be demure   
เอียงอาย[adj.] (īeng-āi) EN: shy ; bashful ; diffident ; modest ; coy ; demure   FR: timide ; modeste ; sage
เอียงอาย[adv.] (īeng-āi) EN: shyly ; bashfully ; diffidently ; modestly ; coyly ; demurely   FR: timidement ; modestement ; sagement

Oxford Advanced Learners Dictionary (pronunciation guide only)
diffident (j) dˈɪfɪdənt (d i1 f i d @ n t)
diffidently (a) dˈɪfɪdəntliː (d i1 f i d @ n t l ii)

Japanese-English: EDICT Dictionary
遠慮気味[えんりょぎみ, enryogimi] (n,adj-na,adj-no) somewhat reserved (diffident); shyly; timidly; retiringly; in a retiring (reserved) manner [Add to Longdo]
遠慮勝ち;遠慮がち[えんりょがち, enryogachi] (adj-na) shy; diffident; retiring; reserved [Add to Longdo]

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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:

  Diffident \Dif"fi*dent\, a. [L. diffidens, -entis, p. pr. of
     diffidere; dif- = dis + fidere to trust; akin to fides faith.
     See {Faith}, and cf. {Defy}.]
     1. Wanting confidence in others; distrustful. [Archaic]
        [1913 Webster]
  
              You were always extremely diffident of their
              success.                              --Melmoth.
        [1913 Webster]
  
     2. Wanting confidence in one's self; distrustful of one's own
        powers; not self-reliant; timid; modest; bashful;
        characterized by modest reserve.
        [1913 Webster]
  
              The diffident maidens,
              Folding their hands in prayer.        --Longfellow.
  
     Syn: Distrustful; suspicious; hesitating; doubtful; modest;
          bashful; lowly; reserved.
          [1913 Webster]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) [wn]:

  diffident
      adj 1: showing modest reserve; "she was diffident when offering
             a comment on the professor's lecture"
      2: lacking self-confidence; "stood in the doorway diffident and
         abashed"; "problems that call for bold not timid responses";
         "a very unsure young man" [syn: {diffident}, {shy}, {timid},
         {unsure}] [ant: {confident}]

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