ADJ on n

The 'vague' group

These adjectives indicate that someone does not have strong or unchanging views about something, or does not say clearly what they think or know. We include here reticent and silent, which indicate that someone does not talk about something.
The chairman of the BBC has assured us, and has said in vigorous terms, that the BBC is not neutral on this point.
The president has so far been largely silent on the question of how to stop hackers and cyberspies.
I wondered why I hadn't met him before but Jonathan was a bit vague on the subject.
The preposition on is sometimes followed by a wh-clause.
The White House was silent on when a military conflict could break out.
  • ambiguous
  • cagey
  • cautious
  • coy
  • flexible
  • neutral
  • reticent
  • silent
  • unclear
  • undecided
  • vague
  • Ver contenido relacionado

    NUEVO de Collins!
    NUEVO de Collins!
    Listas de palabras en inglés
    Listas de palabras en inglés
    Últimas palabras recibidas
    Últimas palabras recibidas
    Fácil aprendizaje de la gramática inglesa
    Fácil aprendizaje de la gramática inglesa
    COBUILD Gramática
    COBUILD Gramática
    Blog de los enamorados de las palabras
    Blog de los enamorados de las palabras
    Comprobador de Scrabble en línea
    Comprobador de Scrabble en línea
    The Paul Noble Method
    The Paul Noble Method
    Create an account and sign in to access this FREE content
    Register now or login in to access