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Meaning of NONCOMMITTAL

Pronunciation:  `nânku'mitul

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[adj]  very reluctant to give out information
 

NONCOMMITTAL is a 12 letter word that starts with N.

 

 Synonyms: guarded, incommunicative, uncommunicative, unrevealing
 

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Non`com*mit"tal\, n.
A state of not being committed or pledged; forbearance or
refusal to commit one's self. Also used adjectively.

 
Thesaurus Terms
 
 Related Terms: canny, careful, cautious, circumspect, constrained, cool, deliberate, discreet, gingerly, guarded, heedful, hesitant, incommunicable, judicious, leaving out nothing, mindful, on guard, overlooking no possibility, pawky, politic, precautional, precautionary, precautious, prudent, regardful, reserved, restrained, safe, slow to act, tentative, thorough, unadventurous, uncommunicative, undaring, unenterprising, unprecipitate, wary, watchful
 

 

 

 

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