Blushing and Diffident


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Blushing adjective – Having a red face from embarrassment or shame or agitation or emotional upset.
Diffident and blushing are semantically related. In some cases you can use "Diffident" instead an adjective "Blushing".
Nearby Words: blush, blusher, blushed
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Diffident adjective – Not comfortable around people.
Blushing and diffident are semantically related. You can use "Blushing" instead an adjective "Diffident".
Nearby Words: diffidence, diffidently
Synonyms for Diffident
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Diffident or Blushing. 2016. Accessed January 23, 2021.

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