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Synonyms for sheepish
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Princeton's WordNet

  1. sheeplike, sheepish(adj)

    like or suggestive of a sheep in docility or stupidity or meekness or timidity

    Synonyms:
    sheeplike, shamefaced

    Antonyms:
    unashamed, stubborn, obstinate, unregenerate

  2. shamefaced, sheepish(adj)

    showing a sense of shame

    Synonyms:
    shamed, sheeplike, guilty, hangdog, shamefaced

    Antonyms:
    stubborn, unashamed, unregenerate, obstinate

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. sheepish(a.)

    Synonyms:
    timid, shame-faced, over-modest, very bashful, excessively diffident

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. sheepish(a)

    Synonyms:
    bashful, shy, over-modest

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Karen
Karen
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Veena
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