Phrasal Verb 'Shy'

We have 2 phrasal verb definitions related to 'Shy'.

Shy away

Meaning: Retreat or shrink from something unpleasant or frightening

Example: When they started shouting, we SHIED AWAY.

Shy away from

Meaning: Avoid doing something because you lack confidence

Example: Many learners SHY AWAY FROM using phrasal verbs.