Synonyms for tight-lipped
- buttoned up
- clammed up
- not talkative
EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR TIGHT-LIPPED
To them all he was a closed book, tight-lipped, a mask of brooding care.
It was the face of a Roman mother, tight-lipped, brown-eyed, and fierce.
He found Jake and Coffin in tight-lipped conference when he reached the lab.
Tense and tight-lipped Mryna Brill slipped aboard the god-car.
In a tight-lipped rage he issued a proclamation and sent it after them.
But he has been as tight-lipped on the matter as his reticent old dad might have been.
But for that matter Boothy was a tight-lipped man who told his business to no one.
He glanced at Jackson, but the commander was as tight-lipped as ever.
Tight-lipped, using her flashlight, she ran through the kitchen.
But at Christmas he had returned to Minneapolis, tight-lipped and strangely jubilant.