Synonyms of reticent in English:

reticent


See definition of reticent

adjective

1‘Smith was extremely reticent about his personal affairs’

SYNONYMS

reserved, withdrawn, introverted, restrained, inhibited, diffident, shy, modest, unassuming, shrinking, distant, undemonstrative, wouldn't say boo to a goose

uncommunicative, unforthcoming, unresponsive, tight-lipped, close-mouthed, close-lipped, quiet, taciturn, silent, guarded, secretive, private, media-shy, playing one's cards close to one's chest

informal mum

ANTONYMS

expansive, garrulous