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What is another word for backwardness?

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Delay or deficiency in mental or physical abilities
“Her persistent backwardness in reading and writing skills required additional support from her teachers.”
The state of being diffident, timid or shy
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“The employee's backwardness was evident during the presentation, as she struggled to speak up and lacked confidence.”
A state of primitiveness, underdevelopment, or lack of development
“The lack of access to basic necessities, education, and healthcare showcases the backwardness of the underprivileged community.”
A reluctance or lack of enthusiasm
The quality of being benighted
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