shyer in English

being reserved or having or showing nervousness or timidity in the company of other people.
I was pretty shy at school
less than; short of.
he won the championship with a score three points shy of a world record
(of a plant) not bearing flowers or fruit well or prolifically.
A new work by Alan Bennett is like a shy plant that only flowers every now and then, but when it does gives enormous pleasure.

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1. 25 Suddenly, I felt that I was a mere intruder; I became even shyer than Madame Curie.