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 for timidity
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Timidity \Ti*mid"i*ty\, n. [L. timiditas: cf. F. timidit['e].]
     The quality or state of being timid; timorousness; timidness.
     [1913 Webster]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

      n 1: fear of the unknown or unfamiliar or fear of making
           decisions [syn: timidity, timidness, timorousness]
      2: fearfulness in venturing into new and unknown places or
         activities [syn: timidity, timorousness] [ant:
         boldness, daring, hardihood, hardiness]

From Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0 :

  42 Moby Thesaurus words for "timidity":
     afraidness, bashfulness, chicken-liveredness, chickenheartedness,
     confusion, cowardice, cowardliness, coyness, demureness, demurity,
     diffidence, embarrassment, faintheart, faintheartedness, fear,
     fearfulness, henheartedness, jumpiness, lily-liveredness,
     milksopism, milksoppiness, milksoppishness, mousiness,
     pigeonheartedness, self-consciousness, shamefacedness,
     shamefastness, shrinkingness, shyness, skittishness, softness,
     stage fright, stagefright, stammering, startlishness, timidness,
     timorousness, unmanfulness, unmanliness, weakheartedness, weakness,

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