noncommunicative

adjective
non·​com·​mu·​ni·​ca·​tive | \ ˌnän-kə-ˈmyü-nə-ˌkā-tiv How to pronounce noncommunicative (audio) , -ni-kə-tiv \

Definition of noncommunicative

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, in the meaning defined above

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“Noncommunicative.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/noncommunicative. Accessed 7 Aug. 2020.

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