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buttoning up

  • as inclose
  • as inlock
  • as intransact
  • as inbatten down the hatches
  • as in
  • as incap
  • as inclose
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Synonyms for buttoning up

adj secret, reserved
  • hidden
  • private
  • retired
  • secluded
  • buttoning one's lip
  • buttoning up
  • clamming up
  • close-lipped
  • closemouthed
  • hush-hush
  • mum's the word
  • on the Q. T.
  • reticent
  • secretive
  • silent
  • taciturn
  • tight chops
  • tight-lipped
  • uncommunicative
  • unforthcoming
  • zipping one's lips

Antonyms for buttoning up

  • open
  • public
  • sociable
  • away
  • beyond
  • cool
  • detached
  • dry
  • far
  • faraway
  • generous
  • giving
  • imprecise
  • inaccurate
  • loose
  • uncramped
  • unfriendly
  • unreserved
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

More words related to buttoning up

close

adjective. secret, reserved

closer

adjective. secret, reserved

closest

adjective. secret, reserved
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.