close-lipped


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close-lipped

(ˌkləʊsˈlɪpt) or

close-mouthed

adj
not talking or revealing much
Translations

close-lipped

[ˌkləʊsˈlɪpt] close-mouthed [ˌkləʊsˈmaʊðd] adjriservato/a
the government is remaining very close-lipped about the matter → il governo non sta lasciando trapelare nulla sulla faccenda
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Polite, soft-spoken and humble, Mr Rabbani always granted me an audience, greeting me with a close-lipped smile before offering raisins and walnuts and green tea.