man/woman of few words

noun phrase

Definition of man/woman of few words

: a man/woman who does not talk very much My grandfather was a man of few words.

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“Man/woman of few words.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/man%2Fwoman%20of%20few%20words. Accessed 7 Dec. 2021.

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