Examples of closemouthed in a Sentence
he remained closemouthed about their activities
encourage the closemouthed children to speak up and not be shy
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Led by Vice President Temer, whose cryptic, closemouthed demeanor has his rivals comparing him to a butler in a horror movie, the centrists anchoring Ms. Rousseff’s coalition broke away last week.
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First Known Use of closemouthed
Synonymsclose, secretive, dark, reticent, tight-mouthed, uncommunicative
Related Wordsquiet, reserved, silent, taciturn, tight-lipped; discreet, prudent; clandestine, covert, furtive, hugger-mugger, secret, sneak, sneaky, stealthy, surreptitious, undercover, underhand, underhanded
Near Antonymscandid, frank, honest, out-front, up-front; blunt, outspoken, tactless
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