Synonyms for reticent


1. reticent, untalkative, taciturn (vs. voluble)
usage: temperamentally disinclined to talk
2. restrained, reticent, unemotional, undemonstrative (vs. demonstrative)
usage: cool and formal in manner
3. reticent, self-effacing, retiring, unassertive (vs. assertive)
usage: reluctant to draw attention to yourself
WordNet 3.0 Copyright © 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

See also: reticent (Dictionary)

Related Content

Synonyms Index


Play Hangman

Play Poptropica

Play Same Game

Try Our Math Flashcards