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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The trait of keeping things to oneself; Characterized by a lack of openness (especially about one's actions or purposes).

Usage examples (37)
  • Their secretiveness is the result of the fear that if they give, it may chance that they may want.
  • Until now you've had a reputation for secretiveness.
  • This secretiveness had its bearing upon the image of
  • Up until now, you've had a reputation for secretiveness. for more
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