This was no time to get shy on him.
Tammy half skipped and hopped down the hall, throwing a shy smile over her shoulder at Lisa before disappearing into a doorway.
Little Tammy was so shy and inquisitive.
Her blush brought a shy smile to his lips.
The child was shy, but seemed excited in a subdued way by the new surroundings.
Molly appeared less shy around Howie than us, acting more casual toward him as if he was a member of her family.
He was one of the only people who didn't shy away from her or treat her like she was a leper.
He'd wondered if the kid had the guts to embrace the Black God's mission, or if he'd shy away from it.
He missed the small girl and her shy smile a hundred times a day.
Then he pushed his shy pregnant companion forward a step.
In fact, she glowed with health, even if she seemed shy or nervous.
The full lips curved into a shy smile as she stepped eagerly forward to meet him.
She asked with a shy smile.
You weren't so shy the other night.
The boy complied, with a shy smile, and the group studied the notebook together.
"Claire is writing up her notes about Mrs. Martin," she said in her usual shy fashion.
Must be a shy one.
He nodded with a shy smile she had never seen on him.
"Once bitten, twice shy," she muttered under her breath.
Carmen was shy about the strangest things.
Aaron offered a hand to Carmen, his gaze meeting hers in a shy way and then slipping away as he gave a canned salutation.
What he did have was a shy smile that warmed the heart.
Keaton was a strange combination... sometimes shy, sometimes bold.
Was he shy, or was he simply a casual type of person?
The supply of some of the most valuable, such as sable, silver and natural black fox, sea otter and ermine, which are all taken from animals of a more or less shy nature, does very gradually decrease with persistent hunting and the encroachment of man upon the districts where they live, but the climate of these vast regions is so cold and inhospitable that the probabilities of man ever permanently inhabiting them in numbers sufficient to scare away or exterminate the fur-bearing wild animals is unlikely.
It is exceedingly shy, and this, together with its extraordinary agility, renders it difficult to capture.
Zeb was a little shy when first introduced to these queer people; but they were so friendly and sincere that he soon grew to admire them very much, even finding some good qualities in the yellow hen.
I tried to imagine my gentle poet when he was a school-boy, and I wondered if it was in Andover he learned the songs of the birds and the secrets of the shy little woodland children.
She gave me a kiss and then ran away, because she was a shy little girl.
In June the partridge (Tetrao umbellus), which is so shy a bird, led her brood past my windows, from the woods in the rear to the front of my house, clucking and calling to them like a hen, and in all her behavior proving herself the hen of the woods.
They were manifestly thieves, and I had not much respect for them; but the squirrels, though at first shy, went to work as if they were taking what was their own.
Though he was certainly rather bigger than the other men in the room, her anxiety could only have reference to the clever though shy, but observant and natural, expression which distinguished him from everyone else in that drawing room.
With her he behaved with special care and tenderness, sitting beside her and talking of the simplest and most unimportant matters; he admired her shy grace.