Meaning of “tight-lipped” in the English Dictionary


"tight-lipped" in American English

See all translations


us /ˈtɑɪt ˈlɪpt/

refusing to say very much about something:

He remained tight-lipped about whether the union would declare a strike.

(Definition of “tight-lipped” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

Need a translator?

Translator tool

Get a quick, free translation!