Definition of 'tight-lipped'
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Police have remained tight-lipped about a possible motive for his murder and refused to say if anything was stolen. Times, Sunday Times (2016)But he stayed tight-lipped about headlining Glastonbury this summer. The Sun (2017)High street banks and building societies remain tight-lipped about any progress being made. Times, Sunday Times (2015)Producers are keeping tight-lipped over whether the winning pooch will make aviation history. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Officials at the museum are keeping tight-lipped about new items. Times, Sunday Times (2011)But they are keeping tight-lipped about which players might be attending. The Sun (2012)But ministers remained tight-lipped on details. The Sun (2010)Those at the meeting with Gove remained tight-lipped over its tenor and mood. Times, Sunday Times (2015)He turned up for training yesterday as City remained tight-lipped on the deal. The Sun (2013)Coronation Street insiders are keeping tight-lipped about who she will murder. The Sun (2009)But the script has not been finished - and bosses are keeping tight-lipped about her role. The Sun (2007)All three stayed tight-lipped on their arrival in England. The Sun (2014)She refuses to talk openly about her personal life these days, and her family and friends remain tight-lipped too. The Sun (2010)It remains tight-lipped about how much the car would cost in the real world, mainly because it will be prohibitively expensive. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Bosses are keeping tight-lipped about WHO he will play. The Sun (2008)AS one leading boss launched into the energy costs row, another yesterday remained tight-lipped on the subject. The Sun (2013)But although she remained tight-lipped yesterday, a few lines on her blog go a long way to explaining how she sees her role in the affairs. The Sun (2016)
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