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coy adj.: distant, disdainful, Gent. I. i. 30, Shr. II. i. 238 “rough and coy and sullen,” Ven. 96, 112, “my coy disdain.”
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    • William Shakespeare, Two Gentlemen of Verona, 1.1
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