Meaning of 拘谨

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jǐn (Trad.: 拘謹)
reserved; overcautious
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He is very reserved. He does not say much.
At the first meeting he was rather reserved and withdrawn.
Another crew member says Kate 'seemed rather prudish' compared to the other girls, and because of it they played a joke on her.
Host family members, please realize that we Chinese are a little more reserved at times than some of your other friends, so be sure not to mistake this for displeasure on our part.
Most persons, who write ill, do so because they aim at writing better than they can, by which means they acquire a formal and unnatural style.