What is the opposite of audacious?

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Opposite of showing a willingness to take surprisingly bold risks
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Opposite of showing an impudent lack of respect
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Opposite of impolite or bad-mannered
“Michael was a very polite man who would often consider the feelings of others before making a decision.”
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Opposite of ambitious or difficult to achieve
“Tom has set himself the achievable goal of earning a black belt in karate within five years.”
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Opposite of behaving or done in a determined and forceful way
“His argument, both weak and unpersuasive, was met with silence from the audience.”
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Opposite of impudent or cheeky
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Opposite of very noticeable especially for being incorrect or bad
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Opposite of cheerful and reckless
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Opposite of undisguisedly offensive and bold
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Opposite of willing to consider new ideas; enterprising
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