noncommunicative

adjective non·com·mu·ni·ca·tive \ ˌnän-kə-ˈmyü-nə-ˌkā-tiv , -ni-kə-tiv \

Definition of noncommunicative

: not communicative:
a : unable or not tending to communicate information, thoughts, or feelings
  • a noncommunicative patient
  • a shy, noncommunicative [=uncommunicative] person
b : not of or relating to communication
  • noncommunicative gestures

First Known Use of noncommunicative

1847

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