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 commūnicāre ; see communicate . )