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close to the chest

Slang definitions & phrases for close to the chest

close to the chest

adjective phrase

: Janet Reno is very close to the vest about her personal feelings (1950s+)

Related Terms

play close to the chest


The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
Copyright (C) 2007 by HarperCollins Publishers.
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