Nervous; apprehensive; scared;
Being timid and fearful.
He is a timorous person because he is never daring.
The timorous man jumped on the chair to get away from the mouse.
Tim - or - ous
Tim (Reminds) Of timid
Ous (Rhymes) Us
Memory trick: Timid is us when we are scared.
Your house is capacious! What kind of house do you have?
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You have a spacious house. It is big and roomy. Remember: Capacious sounds like spacious.