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Meaning of 沉默寡言

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chén guǎ yán
habitually silent (idiom); reticent; uncommunicative
Example Sentences
1
She saw it with concern; for what could a silent man of five and thirty hope, when opposed to a very lively one of five and twenty?
2
线
使
Remember, his forefathers spent over a million years sitting expression- less on a rock surveying the horizon, so this comes naturally to him and he is comfortable doing it.
3
We took a floatplane to the trail head. Our taciturn guide pointed out that it was this robust aircraft that had helped to open up the wilderness in the Fifties.
4
便
His students were very quiet at first, he says, but that changed as they started to trust him.
5
The English generally look upon the Welsh as an emotional people who are however, somewhat reticent and difficult to get to know easily.