A Word A Day : Taciturn
Word of 8th May 2007: A Word A Day-Taciturn
Taciturn( Adjective )
He is taciturn
to talk in front of a large audience.Synonyms:
Tight – lipped
She remains mute
all the time in prayer meeting.
Please can you keep the children quit
while I am on the phone?
She is reserved
by nature. She prefers to say alone.
He seemed strangely reticent
about his past.
There are several questions I wanted to ask but I kept silent. Antonyms:
This small kid is very chatty
. He always speaks something or the other.
I don’t find Sandeep very communicative
. He is reserved.
He always becomes garrulous
after a few glasses of wine.
Indian women are loquacious
He has an open
heart, he doesn’t hide anything form his friends.
Deepak has never really been the sociable
What’s wrong with you? You are not talkative
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