from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- adj. Having or marked by an inclination to secrecy; not open, forthright, or frank. See Synonyms at silent.
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- adj. Having an inclination to secrecy.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. Tending to secrete, or to keep secret or private.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Tending to secrete or keep secret; given to secrecy or concealment; reticent or reserved concerning one's own or another's affairs.
- Causing or promoting secretion.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- adj. inclined to secrecy or reticence about divulging information
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