Also found in: Dictionary, Legal.
Related to closemouthed: perpetually, effortlessly, splendidly
Graphic Thesaurus  🔍
Display ON
Animation ON
  • adj

Synonyms for closemouthed

inclined to secrecy or reticence about divulging information

References in periodicals archive ?
Prior to this, Les was closemouthed about symptoms and Grace made assumptions based on books she'd read.
Most important, such closemouthed campaigns cannot reach out adequately to gay and lesbian people in the affected areas.
Analysts, however, were less than pleased, assailing Jakks' closemouthed policy on discussing specifics of growth.
But while Tamahori shows violent scenes in brutal detail, he remains closemouthed regarding the how and why.
Wherever came the idea that the British are closemouthed and reserved?
Though RIMS is closemouthed on the technical underpinnings, the standard will likely be based on XML.
Pinnacle has been very closemouthed about its technology, developed by George Liszicasz, the company's chairman.
Here's a guess as to how we ended up at this sorry - the book isn't very good - pass: (1) Johnston wanted to do a biography of her friend the great artist; (2) Johns, who's notoriously closemouthed about his personal life, declined to cooperate; (3) pissed, Johnston decided she'd write a book anyway - a book that'd really nail his ass; (4) the trouble was, she was afraid to nail his ass too hard lest she undercut the perception of Johns' greatness that would allow her to sell her project to a publisher in the first place; (5) aha