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Hasil cari dari kata atau frase: reticence(0.02068 detik)
Found 2 items, similar to reticence.
English → English (WordNet)
n : the trait of being uncommunicative; not volunteering
anything more than necessary [syn: reserve, taciturnity]
English → English (gcide)
Reticence \Ret"i*cence\, n. [L. reticentia: cf. F.
1. The quality or state of being reticent, or keeping
silence; the state of holding one's tonque; refraining to
speak of that which is suggested; uncommunicativeness.
Such fine reserve and noble reticence. --Tennyson.
2. (Rhet.) A figure by which a person really speaks of a
thing while he makes a show as if he would say nothingon