timidly

All Adverb
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  • She ran to him and took his arm timidly in her two hands. Cited from By What Authority?, by Robert Hugh Benson
  • She took a step forward, and held her hand out, though rather timidly. Cited from Dotty Dimple's Flyaway, by Sophie May
  • The door opened timidly and closed again, but he did not see who entered. Cited from The Long Shadow, by B. M. Bower
  • He held out his hand and the girl came timidly to him. Cited from The Starbucks, by Opie Percival Read
  • Peter spoke timidly this time, for he did not know what to say. Cited from The King Nobody Wanted, by Norman F. Langford
  • And once more his mother came in and looked timidly at him for a minute. Cited from The Bishop and Other Stories, by Anton Chekhov
  • She slowly raised her eyes and looked almost timidly into his smiling face. Cited from Napoleon and the Queen of Prussia, by L. Muhlbach
  • She said the last word timidly and put out her hand. Cited from His Hour, by Elinor Glyn
  • She came at last timidly to the thing she had to say. Cited from Contrary Mary, by Temple Bailey
  • The girl looked up at him timidly, tears gathered in her dark eyes. Cited from The Italians, by Frances Elliot
  • Once, as he was holding her hand, she looked at him timidly. Cited from Helbeck of Bannisdale, Vol. II, Mrs. Humphry Ward
  • When they were inside the house she turned to him timidly. Cited from The Second Honeymoon, by Ruby M. Ayres
  • She alone knew why she rather timidly asked her mother's permission to keep this one. Cited from Robin, by Frances Hodgson Burnett
  • After a time he reached out a hand and touched almost timidly the arm of his friend. Cited from The Sagebrusher, by Emerson Hough
  • She half timidly held out her hand as she spoke. Cited from Verner's Pride, by Mrs. Henry Wood
  • "How do you think it sounds?" he asked timidly when he had finished. Cited from A Tale of a Lonely Parish, by F. Marion Crawford
  • Had she herself hung it before her soul, or had they hidden timidly behind its other side? Cited from The Quest of the Silver Fleece, by W. E. B. Du Bois
  • Timidly she raised her arms and drew down her father's face to hers. Cited from From the Valley of the Missing, by Grace Miller White
  • She timidly held out her hand to him, her anxious gaze meeting his. Cited from Verner's Pride, by Mrs. Henry Wood
  • He approached his task timidly, but soon caught the spirit of the work. Cited from Story of Chester Lawrence, by Nephi Anderson
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