Search Result for "closemouthed":
1. inclined to secrecy or reticence about divulging information;
- Example: "although they knew her whereabouts her friends kept close about it"
[syn: close, closelipped, closemouthed, secretive, tightlipped]
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:
Closemouthed \Close"mouthed`\, a. Cautious in speaking; secret; wary; uncommunicative. [1913 Webster]Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0:
36 Moby Thesaurus words for "closemouthed": brief, brusque, close, close-lipped, close-tongued, concise, curt, dark, discreet, dumb, economical of words, evasive, indisposed to talk, laconic, mum, mute, quiet, reserved, reticent, secret, secretive, shifty, short, silent, snug, sparing of words, speechless, taciturn, terse, tight-lipped, tongue-tied, uncommunicative, unloquacious, untalkative, word-bound, wordless