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American English: /ˈrɛdəsənt/
British English: /ˈrɛtɪs(ə)nt/

Translation of reticent in Spanish:


  • to be reticent about somethinghe is understandably reticent about his bankruptcy
    es comprensible que se muestre reticente a hablar de la quiebra
    she is rather reticent about her emotional life
    es un tanto reservada en cuanto a su vida afectiva
    Example sentences
    • Like others who are naturally reticent and introverted he was able, says Dimbleby, to lose himself in the disciplined freedom of performance.
    • Turner was famously reticent regarding his private life.
    • He was unusually withdrawn and reticent during that time, until suddenly, the more public horror of world events seemed to shock him out of it.
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