shy in a sentence

She is very shy and feels ill at ease at parties.

She feels very shy in the presence of the opposite sex.

She was, as many of us were, very shy in her childhood.

Some Japanese are shy even to the point of appearing rude.

Young people are not shy about the future of this country.

He tends to shy away from anything that involves public speaking.

Do not be shy.

Your pronunciation is more or less correct.

She rarely smiles because she is shy about showing her crooked teeth.

Sonya is very shy, and finds it difficult to be in social situations.

She rarely smiles because she is shy about exposing her crooked teeth.

She’s by no means lacking in consideration.

She’s just shy.

I advised the shy young man to declare his love for the beautiful girl.

The young woman was so shy that it inhibited her ability to make friends.

He’s shy, and never speaks unless spoken to.

You have to talk to him.

Lobsters are shy creatures, but can give a nasty pinch with their big front claws.

A recent study revealed that almost 90 percent of Americans label themselves as shy.

He was a shy boy who resented his younger sister for her ability to make friends easily.

The young teenagers were shuffling around the dance floor, too shy to look at each other.

Gorillas, which are shy, gentle vegetarians, were long described as dangerous and aggressive.

Your daughter is shy, but she interacts well with a couple of other children in her class now.

My daughter is somewhat shy, but she has a real temper and doesn’t let people push her around.

He is very affectionate in public, and it totally embarrasses his girlfriend, who is quite shy.

He’s a real crook and he’s not shy about pinching anything he takes a fancy to when he’s in a shop.

The child was extremely shy, and found it difficult to interact with the other children in her class.

Your grandfather was characteristically shy at his retirement party, but I know he really enjoyed it.

Mountain gorillas are shy, retiring animals which live in social groups of between 2 to 35 individuals.

The young girl looked at her friend’s ice cream cone jealously, but was too shy to ask for one herself.

Ursula is quite shy and reserved, so her idea of an adventure is to camp out in the backyard with the kids.

She was very bubbly and talkative at the party, quite different from the shy girl she seemed in the office.

When I tried to speak to her, I always found myself too shy to do more than stammer or say something stupid.