Gallant and Shy


Gallant adjective - Feeling or displaying no fear by temperament.
Usage example: a gallant rescue

Shy is an antonym for gallant in brave topic.

Nearby Words: gallantry, gallantly


Shy adjective - Easily frightened.
Usage example: a shy cat who hid under the bed every time she heard any loud noise

Gallant is an antonym for shy.

Nearby Words: shying, shyness, shyly, shyer
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Shy and Gallant. (2016). Retrieved 2023, March 21, from
Gallant & Shy. N.p., 2016. Web. 21 Mar. 2023. <>.
Shy or Gallant. 2016. Accessed March 21, 2023.
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