reluctant vs. reticent – The Correct Way to Use Each | Confusing Words
Spelling Book

Confusing Words

VS.

Reluctant

Definition:

unwillingness to do something contrary to your custom

Examples:

a reluctant smile

VS.

Reticent

Definition:

temperamentally disinclined to talk

Examples:

the boss was reticent about the internal operations

Back to Confusing words index
Make No Mistake!

All in one desktop app: proofreader, speller, translator & more!

Download

Also available for your mobile Ginger Keyboard & Page:

Get Ginger for your Android! Get Ginger for your iOS!