silentious

adjective
si·​len·​tious | \ sīˈlenchəs \

Definition of silentious

: habitually silent : taciturn, reticent

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History and Etymology for silentious

Latin silentiosus, from silentium + -osus -ous

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“Silentious.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/silentious. Accessed 25 Oct. 2021.

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