tight-lipped Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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Meaning of “tight-lipped” in the English Dictionary

"tight-lipped" in British English

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tight-lippedadjective

uk   us   /ˌtaɪtˈlɪpt/
Someone who is tight-lipped is ​pressingtheirlips together to ​avoidshowinganger, or is ​refusing to ​speak about something: He's been very tight-lipped about what ​happened at the ​meeting.
(Definition of tight-lipped from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"tight-lipped" in American English

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tight-lippedadjective

 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)
Translations of “tight-lipped”
in Chinese (Simplified) 口紧的,闭口不谈的…
in Chinese (Traditional) 口緊的,閉口不談的…
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