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Somebody who doesn’t talk very much, who keeps his thoughts to himself:

QUIET 178
CLOSE-MOUTH 160
TIGHT-LIPPED 128
CLAM 64
CLOSE-MOUTHED 60
NR 51
LONER 42
INTROVERT 40
RESERVED 28
QUIET PERSON 26
SHY 25
MUM 18
SHUT-MOUTH 18
SILENT 18
VERY QUIET 16
TIGHT-MOUTHED 15
QUIET ONE 13
TACITURN 11
DEEP THINKER 10
MUMMY 9
RETICENT 9
THINKER 9
CLAMS UP 8
CLOSE 8
QUIET AS A MOUSE 8
QUIET TYPE 8
TIGHT-MOUTH 8
DEEP 7
BASHFUL 6
SILENT (NAME) 6
SILENT TYPE 6
MOODY 5
QUIET FELLOW 5
QUIET GUY 5
SECRETIVE 5
SELFISH 5
STRONG SILENT TYPE 5
BACKWARD 4
QUIET AS A CHURCH MOUSE 4
RECLUSE 4
TIMID 4
WITHDRAWN 4
CALM 3
CONSERVATIVE 3
DUMMY 3
HERMIT 3
KEEPS MUM 3
LONE WOLF 3
NON-COMMITTAL 3
SAY-NOTHING 3
SAY-NOTHING PERSON 3
SELF-CONTAINED 3
SILENT ONE 3
SILENT PERSON 3
STILL WATERS RUN DEEP 3
SULKY 3
AWFUL QUIET 2
CLAMMED UP 2
CLOSED MOUTH 2
CLOSE-LIPPED 2
DEEP ONE 2
DOESN’T HAVE MUCH TO SAY 2
DOESN’T TALK MUCH 2
DON’T HAVE MUCH TO SAY 2
DON’T SAY MUCH 2
DUMB 2
DUMBBELL 2
HUSH-MOUTH 2
KEEPS HIS MOUTH SHUT 2
KEEPS HIS OWN COUNSEL 2
KEEPS TO HIMSELF 2
KIND OF QUIET 2
MAN OF FEW WORDS 2
MINDS HIS OWN BUSINESS 2
MOROSE 2
MOUSY 2
MUTE 2
NOISY 2
NOT TALKATIVE 2
NOT VERY TALKATIVE 2
ODDBALL 2
PLAYS SHUT-MOUTH 2
QUIET AS A CLAM 2
QUIET-TYPE PERSON 2
SELF-CENTERED 2
SHY PERSON 2
SILENT GUY 2
SILENT PARTNER 2
SPHINX 2
STAND-OFFISH 2
STILL WATER RUNS DEEP 2
STILL-MOUTH 2
TENDS TO HIS OWN BUSINESS 2
TIGHT AS A CLAM 2
TOO QUIET 2
VERY QUIET PERSON 2
WRAPPED UP IN HIMSELF 2
ALWAYS THINKING 1
BACKWARDS 1
BROODER 1
BUTTON-LIPPED 1
BUTTONS UP HIS MOUTH 1
CAL COOLIDGE 1
CALVIN COOLIDGE 1
CAREFUL FOR WHAT HE SAYS 1
CAUTIOUS 1
CHURCH MOUSE 1
CLAMMISH 1
CLAM-MOUTH 1
CLOSE UP LIKE A CLAM 1
CLOSED-MOUTHED 1
CLOSE-LIP 1
CLOSE-MOUTH OUTFIT 1
CLOSE-MOUTHED AS A CLAM 1
CLOSE-MOUTHED ONE 1
CLOSE-MOUTHED PERSON 1
COMPLACENT 1
COOL 1
COY 1
COZY 1
DAMN SENSIBLE 1
DEAF AND DUMB 1
DIGNIFIED 1
DISTANT 1
DOES A LOT OF THINKING 1
DOESN’T DO MUCH TALKING 1
DOESN’T GIVE OUT 1
DOESN’T TALK VERY MUCH 1
DON’T TALK 1
DREAMER 1
DULLARD 1
DUMB BUNNY 1
DUMBO 1
EASY-GOING 1
FAIRLY QUIET 1
FEW WORDS, PLENTY OF BRAINS 1
FINE FELLOW 1
GABBY 1
GIVES NO LIP 1
GOOD THINKER 1
GOSSIP 1
GOT A LOT OF SENSE 1
HARD TO DRAG OUT 1
HARD TO TALK TO 1
HOLDS EVERYTHING IN 1
HOLDS HIS TONGUE 1
HOLDS THE STORY DOWN 1
INDEPENDENT 1
INHIBITED 1
INNERVERT 1
INTELLIGENT 1
INTROSPECTIVE 1
INTROVERTED 1
KEEPS HIS BUSINESS IN HIS STOMACH 1
KEEPS HIS LIP BUTTONED 1
KEEPS HIS TRAP SHUT 1
KEEPS YOU GUESSING 1
KIND OF A RETIRING PERSON 1
KIND OF TIMID 1
LACKING IN COMMUNICATION 1
LACONIC 1
LIKE GARY COOPER 1
LISTLESS FELLOW 1
LITTLE ODD 1
LIVES TO HIMSELF 1
MEALY-MOUTH 1
MEALY-MOUTHED 1
MEEK 1
MEEK AS A MOUSE 1
MEEK AS MOSES 1
MELLOW 1
MONA LISA 1
MR. MUM 1
MUM’S THE WORD 1
MUPS 1
NEVER HAS MUCH TO SAY 1
NEVER OPENS HIS TRAP 1
NEVER SAYS A WORD 1
NO BLABBERMOUTH 1
NOT A BLOWHARD 1
NOT MUCH TALKY 1
NOT VERY CHATTY 1
NOT VERY FRIENDLY 1
NUMB 1
NUT 1
ODD ONE 1
ODD STICK 1
ONE WHO’S QUIET 1
PARTICULAR PERSON 1
PECULIAR PERSON 1
PERSON WHO FLOWS WITH EVERYTHING 1
PLAYS HIS CARDS CLOSE TO HIS CHEST 1
POKE-FACED 1
PRETTY QUIET 1
PRETTY SMART 1
QUAKER 1
QUEER 1
QUIET (NAME) 1
QUIET AND EASY-GOING 1
QUIET AS THE GRAVE 1
QUIET AS THE SPHINX 1
QUIET CHARACTER 1
QUIET MAN 1
QUIET SOUL 1
QUIET WATERS RUN DEEP 1
QUIET-MOUTH 1
QUIET-MOUTHED 1
RESERVED PERSON 1
RETIRING 1
RETIRING DISPOSITION 1
SAY-NOTHING TYPE 1
SELF-CONCEITED 1
SELF-CONTROLLED 1
SHREWD OPERATOR 1
SHUTS UP LIKE A CLAM 1
SHY ONE 1
SILENT AS A SPHINX 1
SILENT AS A TOMB 1
SILENT AS AN OYSTER 1
SILENT BUT DEADLY 1
SILENT CAL 1
SILENT CHAP 1
SILENT COW 1
SILENT CUSS 1
SILENT KNIGHT 1
SILENT MAN 1
SLY 1
SMART FELLOW 1
SMARTEST MAN WE’VE RUN INTO SO FAR 1
SNEAKY 1
SOBER 1
SOLEMN 1
SOLID 1
SOLITARY 1
SORT OF BACKWARD 1
SQUARE 1
STILL AS A MOUSE 1
STILL MOUTH MAKES A WISE HEAD 1
STILL WATERS FLOW DEEP 1
STILL-TONGUE PEOPLE 1
STILL-TONGUED 1
STOIC 1
STUCK-UP 1
STUDIOUS TYPE 1
STUPID FELLER 1
SULLEN 1
SURE CLAMS UP 1
TALKING MACHINE 1
TETCHED 1
THINKS HE’S SPECIAL 1
THIN-LIPPED 1
THOUGHTFUL 1
THOUGHTFUL PERSON 1
TIGHT 1
TIGHT ONE 1
TIGHT-TONGUED 1
TIGHTWAD 1
TO HIMSELF 1
TONGUE-TIED 1
UNCOMMUNICATIVE 1
UNSOCIABLE 1
VAULT-KEEPER 1
VERY CLOSE-MOUTHED 1
VERY MUM 1
VERY QUIET OLD FELLOW 1
VERY RESERVED 1
WALLFLOWER 1
WISE 1
WISE PERSON 1
WON’T SAY PEAS FOR PECK 1
YOU NEVER KNOW HOW HE STANDS 1

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