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‘Reticent’ vs. ‘Reluctant’

Reticent Reluctant I keep seeing and hearing this, so I thought I’d finally put in my two cents – reticent does not mean the same thing as reluctant. That’s right. Reticent means to be inclined keep one’s thoughts and feelings to oneself, to be reserved, uncommunicative, silent. Reluctant means unwilling, disinclined – not only in […]