【Dict.Wiki ❷⓿❷❷】coy meaning, coy slang, coy definition, coy translation.❤️️︎︎ What does coy mean? Meaning of coy. coy Meaning, slang, Define and pronunciation...


  • EN [ kɔɪ]
  • US [ kɔɪ]

English definition


  • 1. affectedly modest or shy especially in a playful or provocative way

  • 2. showing marked and often playful or irritating evasiveness or reluctance to make a definite or committing statement;

    • "a politician coy about his intentions"
  • 3. modestly or warily rejecting approaches or overtures;

    • "like a wild young colt, very inquisitive but very coy and not to be easily cajoled"

Example sentences

  • Mr Alexander is not the slightest bit coy about his ambitions.

  • The hotel are understandably coy about the incident.

  • She gave me a coy smile.

  • She is coy of singing.

  • I was sickened by the way Carol charmed all the men by turning coy.

  • Don't be so coy, and I know you'd like to do the job.

  • She is modest without being coy.

  • Don't be coy with me about your past record.

  • She give a coy smile when he pay her a compliment.

  • I might have tried to work M'Coy for a pass to Mullingar.

  • The nanopowders of CoY _ ( 0.1 ) Fe _ ( 1.9 ) O _ 4 was prepared by sol - gel self - combustion.

  • As shy Daphne, the girl is always coy of speech in public.

  • She gave a coy smile when he paid her a compliment.

  • He moved a little to the side of M'Coy's talking head.

  • Coy girls often like to play cat and mouse with Boys.


Meaning of coy

There is relatively little information about coy, maybe you can watch a bilingual story to relax your mood, I wish you a happy day!

Bilingual Reading Of The Day

  • A woman walks into a pet shop and sees a cute little dog. She asks the shopkeeper, "Does your dog bite?"
  • The shopkeeper says, "No, my dog does not bit."
  • The woman tries to pet the dog and the dog bites her.
  • "Ouch!" She says, "I thought you said your dog does not bite!"
  • The shopkeeper replies, "That is not my dog!"
  • More

Browse By Letter

Site Navigation

Trending Words

Computer English

Words List

Classification of words

  • Oxford Advanced Eighth Edition
  • American Webster's Dictionary
  • Wikipedia
  • Intermediate English speaking guide