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reticence

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a lack of willingness or desire to do or accept something
  • the publisher's reticence to make content available online for free

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The first known use of reticence was in 1603

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“Reticence.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/reticence. Accessed 1 Oct. 2020.

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