Translation of secretive in Spanish:

secretive

Pronunciation: /ˈsiːkrətɪv/

adj

  • [person/behavior] reservado, hermético to be secretive about sth/sb ser* reservado en lo que respecta a algo/algn
    More example sentences
    • Now that's led to people saying we're secretive and that we're close mouthed.
    • She is secretive about her past and we do not pressure her to reveal it.
    • He'd become somewhat of a secretive guy during the past few months.
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    • The story was originally dealt with in a secretive way that led to speculation that the injury could be very serious.
    • Staff at Camp Bondsteel rarely venture outside the compound and their activities are secretive.
    • Her work is similarly secretive and intensely private.

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Most first names in Spanish-speaking countries are those of saints. A person's santo, (also known as onomástico in Latin America and onomástica in Spain) is the saint's day of the saint that they are named for. Children were once usually named for the saint whose day they were born on, but this is less common now.