Why am I reserved

reserved

Associations
  • ↗distant · humanely · unsocial · ↗inapproachable
  • keep (oneself) short · ↗nosyllabic words · ↗sparse · ↗ cautious (react) ● ↗ shortsyllabic obsolete · Not cooperative (with investigators) jargon · ↗tight-lipped (react) fig. · Short from coll. · ↗maulfaul coll. · ↗buttoned coll.
  • to be silent main form · have forgotten how to speak inf., ironic · keep your mouth shut inf. · go to cover up (yourself) in silence. · Hold the edge inf. · Don't say a single word inf. · Make no sound inf. · say no beep inf. · say no sound inf. · ↗ keep silent like a grave inf. · don't wear your heart on your tongue inf., fig. · Be silent (outdated lit.) go. · Be as silent as a fish (fig.) Inf.
  • reserved person ● quiet patron inf. · silent representative inf.
  • shrouded in silence ↗ taciturn ↗ speechless ↗still quiet and dumb ↗dumb · ↗dumb as a fish · ↗hidden · fell silent · ↗wordless ● ↗stad bayr., Austrian.
  • ↗Closedness · being closed
  • rejecting · ↗ rejecting (person) · ↗distant · does not allow anyone to get close to him · takes care that nobody comes too close to him · ↗unfriendly · ↗inapproachable