To be TIGHT-LIPPED is to refuse to say much, to be uncommunicative

To be TIGHT-LIPPED is to refuse to say much, to be uncommunicative.

eg. Military officials are still tight-lipped about when or whether their forces will launch a ground offensive. 军官们对于什么时候以及是否发动地面进攻依然守口如瓶。

He was sitting at the other end of the table, tight-lipped and angry. 他坐在桌子的另一头,双唇紧闭,满面怒容。

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