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uncommunicative

adjective

Synonyms and Antonyms of uncommunicative

  1. 1 deliberately refraining from speech the child was uncommunicative and unhelpful to school investigators Synonyms of uncommunicative dumb, mum, mute, muted, speechless, silent, wordlessWords Related to uncommunicative inarticulate, tongue-tied; nonvocal, voiceless; dumbstruck; sulking, sulky, sullenNear Antonyms of uncommunicative articulate, eloquent, fluent, voluble, well-spoken; gabby, garrulous, loquacious, talkative, talky; outspoken, unreserved, vocal; facile, glib, silver-tongued, smooth-tonguedAntonyms of uncommunicative communicative, speaking, talking

  2. 2 given to keeping one's activities hidden from public observation or knowledge intelligence agencies must be uncommunicative about their operations if they are to be at all effective Synonyms of uncommunicative close, closemouthed, dark, reticent, tight-mouthed, secretiveWords Related to uncommunicative quiet, reserved, silent, taciturn, tight-lipped; discreet, prudent; clandestine, covert, furtive, hugger-mugger, secret, sneak, sneaky, stealthy, surreptitious, undercover, underhand, underhandedNear Antonyms of uncommunicative candid, frank, honest, out-front, up-front; blunt, outspoken, tactlessAntonyms of uncommunicative communicative, open

  3. 3 tending not to speak frequently (as by habit or inclination) resigned to the fact that her husband was always going to be an uncommunicative partner Synonyms of uncommunicative closemouthed, dumb, laconic, reserved, reticent, taciturn, tight-lipped, silentWords Related to uncommunicative aloof, indrawn, inhibited, introverted, reserved, restrained; sedate, self-contained, sober, staid; backward, bashful, coy, demure, diffident, modest, retiring, self-effacing, sheepishNear Antonyms of uncommunicative free-spoken, outspoken, vocal; gossipy, talebearing; diffuse, long-winded, prolix, rambling, verbose, windy, wordy; extroverted (also extraverted), gregarious, outgoing, sociableAntonyms of uncommunicative blabby, chatty, communicative, conversational, gabby, garrulous, loquacious, motormouthed, mouthy, talkative, talky, unreserved


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