coy

coyer

coyest

Adjektiv
affectedly modest or shy especially in a playful or provocative way
  • "To His Coy Mistress is a poem by Andrew Marvell"

Synonymer

showing marked and often playful or irritating evasiveness or reluctance to make a definite or committing statement
  • "a politician coy about his intentions"
modestly or warily rejecting approaches or overtures
  • "like a wild young colt, very inquisitive but very coy and not to be easily cajoled"