|part of speech:
||tending to secrecy.
She was a secretive person, so it surprised me that she was suddenly confiding these things to me.
- similar words:
- close-mouthed, coy, cryptic, furtive, knowing, mum, reticent, self-contained, surreptitious, taciturn
||close-mouthed, furtive, knowing, mum
||secretively (adv.), secretiveness (n.)