Translation of reticent in Spanish:
- reticenteto be reticent
aboutsth he 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 afectivaExample 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- He was unusually withdrawn and reticent during that time, until suddenly, the more public horror of world events seemed to shock him out of it.
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