Pronunciation of Taciturn
/tˈasɪtˌɜːn/, /tˈasɪtˌɜːn/, /t_ˈa_s_ɪ_t_ˌɜː_n/
Antonyms for taciturn:
Synonyms for taciturn:
uncommunicable, close-mouthed, tightlipped.
Other synonyms and related words:
Sense 2 (noun)
Usage examples for taciturn:
- However sore your eyes, or however taciturn your mood, there is no delay of writing when any service is to be done by it! - "The Correspondence of Thomas Carlyle and Ralph Waldo Emerson, 1834-1872, Vol II.", Thomas Carlyle and Ralph Waldo Emerson.
- Later, however, he had found the herders kindly despite their taciturn manner. - "The Story of Wool", Sara Ware Bassett.