Synonyms of reticent in English:

reticent


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adjective

1‘Smith was extremely reticent about his personal affairs’

SYNONYMS
reserved, withdrawn, introverted, restrained, inhibited, diffident, shy, modest, unassuming, shrinking, distant, undemonstrative, wouldn't say boo to a goose
uncommunicative, unforthcoming, unresponsive, tight-lipped, close-mouthed, close-lipped, quiet, taciturn, silent, guarded, secretive, private, media-shy, playing one's cards close to one's chest
informal mum
ANTONYMS

expansive, garrulous