Sentence Examples with the word reticent

She answered questions but was reticent most of the time, keeping an eye on Molly as if she was afraid the child would do something untoward.

In contrast to his former reticent taciturnity Prince Andrew now seemed excited.

On the other hand, at his deprivation he was not accused, like the other married bishops who had been monks or friars, of infidelity to the vow of chastity; and his own letters to Bullinger are curiously reticent on this part of his history.

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The Mandaeans are strictly reticent about their theological dogmas in the presence of strangers; and the knowledge they actually possess of these is extremely small.

The third and fourth volumes preserve the register of his deeds and words from 1870 to 1885; they contain, among other things memorable, the nobly reticent and pathetic tribute to the memory of the two sons, Charles (1826-1871) and Francois (1828-1873), he had lost since their common return from exile.

They were a curiously taciturn and reticent race.