Aghast and Timid


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Aghast adjective – Filled with fear or dread.
Usage example: I stood there, aghast, as the vile monster made its way toward me

Timid and aghast are semantically related. In some cases you can use "Timid" instead an adjective "Aghast".
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Timid adjective – Easily frightened.
Aghast and timid are semantically related. Sometimes you can use "Aghast" instead an adjective "Timid".
Nearby Words: timidity, timorous, timidly
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