unexpansive

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • adj unexpansive showing no tendency to expand "unexpansive bodies"
    • adj unexpansive not given to high spirits or effusiveness "an unexpansive man"
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Usage

In literature:

A month previously, in the unexpansiveness of his proud solitude, he would never have taken such a course.
"Paris From the "Three Cities"" by Emile Zola
A month previously, in the unexpansiveness of his proud solitude, he would never have taken such a course.
"The Three Cities Trilogy, Complete Lourdes, Rome and Paris" by Emile Zola
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