Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. uncommunicative; reserved

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Incommunicative; unsocial; reserved.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Not conversable; uncommunicative; unsocial; reserved.

Etymologies

in- +‎ conversable (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • He was like so many taciturn Spaniards, not inconversable, and we had a pleasure in his unobtrusive intelligence which I should be sorry to exaggerate.

    Familiar Spanish Travels

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