Definition of 'coy'
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She remains coy about how they met. Times, Sunday Times (2013)She has also chosen to remain coy when it comes to her love life. The Sun (2014)She emerged smiling but remained coy about her vote. Times, Sunday Times (2011)But both clubs yesterday remained coy about whether they were still interested. The Sun (2014)This year they are being a little more coy about buying. Times, Sunday Times (2008)The women have to be a bit more coy. Times, Sunday Times (2011)So it was surprising that he was a little less coy when it came to the subject of appearance fees. Times, Sunday Times (2012)The mayor remains coy for now. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Both sides yesterday remained coy over the apparent mix-up. The Sun (2012)Think you're being coy and modest? Times, Sunday Times (2011)For now, he remains coy. Times, Sunday Times (2015)Glorious triumph against Scotland and a coy little collapse against Ireland? Times, Sunday Times (2008)Curiously, Mercedes appears a little coy about telling us what it is. Times, Sunday Times (2010)The Liberal Democrats are also being coy and modest. Times, Sunday Times (2006)Hollywood said he'would be interested' in being involved in the programme but remained coy about whether there were any plans for him to take a part. The Sun (2012)
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