taciturnity definition

  • noun:
    • The trait of being taciturn.
    • Habitual silence, or book in talking.
    • their state or character to be taciturn; paucity of message; disinclination to talk.
    • In Scots legislation, a mode of extinguishing an obligation (in a shorter period than by the forty many years' prescription) because of the silence associated with the creditor, as well as the presumption that, into the general circumstances of himself together with debtor, he'd not have been such a long time hushed hadn't the obligation been satisfied.
    • the characteristic of being uncommunicative; perhaps not volunteering any other thing more than essential

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