Incommunicado is defined as not speaking or not having any interaction with others.
An example of incommunicado is someone not answering their phone and not leaving their house.
- without a means of communicating
- in isolation or seclusion: a prisoner held incommunicado, a celebrity living incommunicado
- not willing to communicate with others
Origin of incommunicadoSpanish incomunicado ; from past participle of incomunicar, to isolate, cut off from communication ; from in- (; from Classical Latin in-, in-) + comunicar ; from Classical Latin communicare, to communicate
Without the means or right of communicating with others: a prisoner held incommunicado; incommunicado political detainees.
Origin of incommunicadoSpanish incomunicado, past participle of incomunicar, to deny communication : in-, not (from Latin; see in–1) + comunicar, to communicate (from Latin comm&umacron;nicare; see communicate).