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unexpansive

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  • as inrestrained
  • as inretiring

synonyms for unexpansive

  • discreet
  • laid-back
  • mild
  • muted
  • reasonable
  • reticent
  • subdued
  • tasteful
  • unobtrusive
  • chilled
  • controlled
  • cool
  • moderate
  • plain
  • retiring
  • shrinking
  • steady
  • withdrawn
  • bottled-up
  • calm and collected
  • conservative
  • corked up
  • in charge
  • in check
  • inobtrusive
  • on a leash
  • self-controlled
  • soft
  • temperate
  • unaffable
  • undemonstrative
  • under control
  • under wraps
  • unexcessive
  • unextreme
  • uptight

antonyms for unexpansive

MOST RELEVANT
  • communicative
  • extroverted
  • friendly
  • outgoing
  • assured
  • bold
  • confident
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How to use unexpansive in a sentence

Genuine charity can never exist in such an unexpansive state of society, and mutual love is torn in shreds.
THE HINDOOS AS THEY ARESHIB CHUNDER BOSE
He was cold, distant and unexpansive in manner and had more followers than friends.
IRELAND SINCE PARNELLDANIEL DESMOND SHEEHAN
She may be chaste, pure, virtuous; but her unexpansive love will always be as calm and methodical as the fulfilment of a duty.
THE HUMAN COMEDYHONORE DE BALZAC
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO UNEXPANSIVE

  • calm and collected
  • chilled
  • conservative
  • controlled
  • cool
  • corked up
  • discreet
  • in charge
  • in check
  • inobtrusive
  • laid-back
  • mild
  • moderate
  • muted
  • on a leash
  • plain
  • reasonable
  • reticent
  • retiring
  • self-controlled
  • shrinking
  • soft
  • steady
  • subdued
  • tasteful
  • temperate
  • unaffable
  • undemonstrative
  • under control
  • under wraps
  • unexcessive
  • unexpansive
  • unextreme
  • unobtrusive
  • uptight
  • withdrawn
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.