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Definitions for: SHY

shy
(a.) To start suddenly aside through fright or suspicion; -- said especially of horses.
(n.) A sudden start aside, as by a horse.
(n.) A side throw; a throw; a fling.
(superl.) Easily frightened; timid; as, a shy bird.
(superl.) Reserved; coy; disinclined to familiar approach.
(superl.) Cautious; wary; suspicious.
(v. t.) To throw sidewise with a jerk; to fling; as, to shy a stone; to shy a slipper.