Synonyms & Antonyms : Taciturn





Taciturn



( Adjective )


He is
taciturn to talk in front of a large audience.

Synonyms:

Mute

Quiet

Reserved

Reticent

Silent

Tight – lipped

Unforth coming

Withdrawn

Contextual Examples:

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:

Chatty

Communicative

Forth coming

Garrulous

Loquacious

Open

Outgoing

Sociable

Talkative

Verbose

Voluble

Wordy

Contextual Examples:

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 by nature.

He has an
open heart, he doesn’t hide anything form his friends.

Deepak has never really been the
sociable type.

What’s wrong with you? You are not
talkative this evening.




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