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Inclined to keep one's thoughts, feelings, and personal affairs to oneself.
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  1. Inclined to keep one's thoughts, feelings, and personal affairs to oneself.
  2. Silent or uncommunicative; disinclined to speak readily, often, specif., habitually so
  3. Restrained or reserved:
Habitually untalkative.
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  1. Habitually untalkative.
  2. Characterized by reserve or a lack of expression:
  3. Almost always silent; not liking to talk; uncommunicative
Alternative spelling of tight-lipped.
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  1. Alternative spelling of tight-lipped.
  2. Having the lips pressed together.
  3. Not saying much; taciturn or secretive
Done or acting in a stealthy manner, as if to hinder observation; surreptitious; stealthy; sneaky
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  1. Done or acting in a stealthy manner, as if to hinder observation; surreptitious; stealthy; sneaky
  2. Characterized by, acting with, or suggesting stealth or a desire to avoid discovery; surreptitious:
  1. Employed or engaged in spying or secret investigation.
  2. Conducted in secret or through the use of subterfuge, as in a police investigation or in spying:
  3. Engaged or employed in undercover activity:
(Not comparable) Set aside for the use of a particular person or party.
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  1. (Not comparable) Set aside for the use of a particular person or party.
  2. Designated as unavailable except for a certain purpose or user; kept in reserve:
  3. Given to or marked by self-restraint and reticence:
Characterized by, acting with, or suggesting stealth or a desire to avoid discovery; surreptitious:
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  1. Characterized by, acting with, or suggesting stealth or a desire to avoid discovery; surreptitious:
  2. Done or acting in a stealthy manner, as if to hinder observation; surreptitious; stealthy; sneaky
(Dial.) Skillful or clever
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  1. (Dial.) Skillful or clever
  2. Stealthy or surreptitious:
  3. Playfully mischievous:
Acting in a stealthy, furtive way.
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  1. Acting in a stealthy, furtive way.
  2. Gradually growing or persistent:
  3. Not admitted or made known to others; secret
Of or like a sneak; underhanded
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  1. Of or like a sneak; underhanded
  2. Difficult to catch due to constantly outwitting the adversaries
  3. Furtive; surreptitious.
Done, gotten, made, etc. in a secret, stealthy way; clandestine
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  1. Done, gotten, made, etc. in a secret, stealthy way; clandestine
Find another word for secretive. In this page you can discover 23 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for secretive, like: reticent, taciturn, tight-lipped, furtive, undercover, with-bated-breath, in-private, in-the-dark, in chambers, by a side door and under the breath.