English translation of 'संकोची'
1. coy adjective
If someone is being coy, they don't want to talk about something that they feel guilty or embarrassed about.
He is understandably coy about the incident.
2. demure adjective
If you describe someone, usually a young woman, as demure, you mean they are quiet and rather shy, usually in a way that you like and find appealing, and behave very correctly.
She's very demure and sweet.
The luscious Miss Wharton gave me a demure but knowing smile.
3. diffident adjective
Someone who is diffident is shy and lacks confidence.
4. modest adjective
If you say that someone is modest, you approve of them because they do not talk much about their abilities, achievements, or possessions.
5. reserved adjective
Someone who is reserved keeps their feelings hidden.
Even though I'm quite a reserved person, I like meeting people.
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Translation of संकोची from the Collins Hindi to English Dictionary