25. Reticent

 

Usage Examples:

she was extremely reticent about her personal affairs

Synonyms:

either quiet or restrained, retiring, self-effacing, reserved, withdrawn, introverted, inhibited, diffident, shy

 

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( Test )

At the start, José Treviño seemed reticent in the spotlight, avoiding reporters by pretending he did not speak good English.
Source: New York Times

In this sentence, reticent means:

tactical
hostile
secure
shy