Sinhala Dictionary definitions for coy

coy 🔊 /kɔjˈ/

coy : කොහොල්

coy : ලජ්ජා සහිත

coy : කෝල වූ

coy definition


  1. Quiet; still.
  2. Shrinking from approach or familiarity; reserved; bashful; shy; modest; -- usually applied to women, sometimes with an implication of coquetry.
  3. Soft; gentle; hesitating.

Transitive verb.

  1. To allure; to entice; to decoy.
  2. To caress with the hand; to stroke.

Intransitive verb.

  1. To behave with reserve or coyness; to shrink from approach or familiarity.
  2. To make difficulty; to be unwilling.