tight-lipped

[ tahyt-lipt ]SEE DEFINITION OF tight-lipped

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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.

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