uncommunicative


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not inclined to talk or give information or express opinions

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He said: "Ian Brady took against staff and became uncommunicative when he thought information was being leaked to the paper.
But whereas his predecessor had been effusive and positive, Dalglish came across as dour and uncommunicative - even though he was always highly popular with his players.
Millie Bird is seven years old, and abandoned in a department store by her grieving mother; Agatha Pantha is eighty-two, rigid in her ways, and has been adamantly uncommunicative since she was widowed seven years ago; and Karl the Touch Typist is eighty-seven, and has recently escaped from the nursing home to which he was committed after the loss of his wife.
2, has been critical of Grealish's dad for not making up his mind and being uncommunicative as they look to secure his services.
It's made us lazy, uncommunicative, impatient and, worst of all, it's become one of the biggest and most enjoyable ways to waste time ever.
It's not unheard of for a property to be snapped up quickly, at a price both seller and buyer are happy with, only to stall at a later date - the buyer suddenly turns uncommunicative or there's not been the instruction for a surveyor to carry out a valuation on behalf of the bank.
Stallone added that the people he has met usually expected him to be uncommunicative, like some of the characters he has played in the past but he "talks a great deal" and considers himself a "raconteur" with a "rather audacious sense of humor".
There is Craig, an iconic spoilt child who seems to have everything going for him; Silver, a young uncommunicative girl who seems to be on a totally different planet; school teachers who seem totally unaware of the complexities of being a go-karter; Felix who is an unusual child longing to connect with his new stepbrother Archie; and of course, there are the hazards of the game itself: reliable machines, changing weather and the (mis)fortunes of sponsors.
His first five selections all won but he was let down by his last pick, and in the cruellest of fashion, as the uncommunicative Kings Warrior refused to leave the stalls in the 3.
You may notice the person you care for becoming withdrawn or uncommunicative, confused and disorientated or being clumsy or falling more.
With only Mitchell's Ben, the newcomer who threatens their fragile status quo, defined as all-bad, we gain understanding of the other characters too: Bonar's needy Greg and Hodgson's The Man, a shambling, uncommunicative wreck kept on a dog chain lead - which would be more disturbing, even shocking, if it was obvious.
Dealing with banks can be a scary ordeal for many people, as often they don't know what is going on with their applications and banks are notoriously uncommunicative.
Terry and Glenda find it hard to cope with the uncommunicative girl living with them and Jason and Dale are very intrigued about the new pupil.
Your platform staff were rude and uncommunicative, if any were around at all.
Facebook co-founder Eduardo Saverin has been pretty uncommunicative ever since the details of his flashy Singapore lifestyle, along with his renunciation of American citizenship, made news headlines.