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Definition of close-mouthed adjective from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

close-mouthed

 adjective
adjective
BrE BrE//ˌkləʊs ˈmaʊðd//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˌkloʊs ˈmaʊðd//
 
[not usually before noun]
 
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not willing to say much about something because you want to keep a secret
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: close-mouthed