Examples of usage:

  1. The taciturnity of the seamen and the deep melancholy of his guest were not broken until they reached the Tower stairs. "Thaddeus of Warsaw" by Jane Porter
  2. Has he committed some remorseful crime, or is his taciturnity due merely to his natural Scotchness? "Dear Enemy" by Jean Webster
  3. Not that appetite failed him; indeed, he ate the more for his taciturnity. "Little Novels of Italy Madonna Of The Peach-Tree, Ippolita In The Hills, The Duchess Of Nona, Messer Cino And The Live Coal, The Judgment Of Borso" by Maurice Henry Hewlett
  4. I was not more than thirteen, he says, when three young women, unknown to each other, having an high opinion of my taciturnity, revealed to me their love secrets, in order to induce me to give them copies to write after, or correct, for answers to their lovers' letters. "A History of English Prose Fiction" by Bayard Tuckerman
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