Definition of bashful


Scrabble & Words with Friends points

  • bashful is a valid Scrabble word with a point value of 15 according to TWL06 dictionary
  • bashful is a valid Words with Friends word with a point value of 17 according to ENABLE dictionary

Definition of bashful

  • disposed to avoid notice (adjective)

    Examples

    1. they considered themselves a tough outfit and weren't bashful about letting anybody know it

    Synonyms

    1. blate

  • self-consciously timid (adjective)

    Examples

    1. I never laughed, being bashful; lowering my head, I looked at the wall

See definition of bashful in Merriam Webster