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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 sheep·ish /ˈʃipɪʃ/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Sheep·ish, a.
 1. Of or pertaining to sheep. [Obs.]
 2. Like a sheep; bashful; over-modest; meanly or foolishly diffident; timorous to excess.
    Wanting change of company, he will, when he comes abroad, be a sheepish or conceited creature.   --Locke.
 -- Sheep*ish*ly, adv. -- Sheep*ish*ness, n.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      adj 1: like or suggestive of a sheep in docility or stupidity or
             meekness or timidity [syn: sheeplike]
      2: showing a sense of shame [syn: shamefaced]