Definition: hesitant to attract attention
Part of Speech: Adjective
Synonym(s): restrained, reserved
Antonym(s): outgoing, extroverted
1. Because the reticent young woman prefers to go unnoticed, she usually dresses in dull colors.
2. Shy and reticent, Glen hates to speak in front of an audience.
3. The reticent criminal knows to stay out of the spotlight in order to avoid police attention.