Phrasal Verb 'shy'

We have 2 phrasal verb definition 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.