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na adjective, noun

English Meaning(s) for 内気

na adjective, noun
  1. shy; bashful; timid; reserved

Definition and Synonyms for 内気

Unsure lacking self-confidence
Synonyms: シャイ, 内気, 小心, 小胆, 弱気, 心弱い, 気が小さい, 気弱, 臆病
Timidity fearfulness in venturing into new and unknown places or activities
Synonyms: 内気, 気弱, 臆病
Abashment feeling embarrassed due to modesty
Synonyms: 内気, 羞恥
Shyness a feeling of fear of embarrassment
Synonyms: 内気, 羞恥

Meanings for each kanji in 内気

inside; within; between; among; house; home Kanji Details »
spirit; mind; air; atmosphere; mood Kanji Details »

Categories 内気 is a member of

Embarrassment the shame you feel when your inadequacy or guilt is made public
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Timidity fear of the unknown or unfamiliar or fear of making decisions
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Fearfulness the trait of being afraid
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Stroke Order Diagrams for 内気

Sample Sentences for 内気

He is reserved by nature.
She is shy and always remains in the background.
The shy boy was utterly embarrassed in her presence.
He is not the shy boy he used to be.
Nancy is more shy than reserved.

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