reticency

Related to reticency: reticent, reticence

reticency

(ˈrɛtɪsənsɪ)
n
a variant (chiefly US) of reticence
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References in classic literature ?
But there is enough of the woman in my nature to free my judgment of women from glamorous reticency. And then, why should I upset myself?