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The Life of Michelangelo Buonarroti, Chapter VII, John Addington Symonds

Symonds, John Addington. "Chapter VII - Leo X. Plans for the Church of S. Lorenzo at Florence — Michelangelo's Life at Carrara. 1513-1521." The Life of Michelangelo Buonarroti. N.p.: n.p., 1893. N. pag. Gutenberg.org. Ted Garvin, Keith M. Eckrich and the PG Distributed Proofreaders, 23 Feb. 2004. Web. 20 Mar. 2016.

In this line, "as is usual with men of sedentary and contemplative habits, rather timorous than otherwise," timorous most likely means

A

thoughtful.

B

tired.

C

talented.

D

timid.