Associations to the word «Taciturnity»

Wiktionary

TACITURNITY, noun. The trait of being taciturn.
TACITURNITY, noun. (legal) (Scotland) Failure to assert a legal right in a way that implies that it is being given up.

Dictionary definition

TACITURNITY, noun. The trait of being uncommunicative; not volunteering anything more than necessary.

Wise words

A word is not a crystal, transparent and unchanged; it is the skin of a living thought and may vary greatly in color and content according to the circumstances and time in which it is used.
Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr.