When you're cowed, are you
Etymology, Etymology, and more Etymology
as well as grammar, usage, euphemism, slang, jargon, semantics, linguistics, neologism, idiom, cant, and argot.
The critically-acclaimed board game
consists of tough questions about the nuances of the English language.
To intimidate or dispirit is to cow. To
be bashful, shy, reticient, or embarassed through shame is to be sheepish. None
of the latter are reactions to intimidation or displays of
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