Men's cross country places 21st at NCAA championships - The nationally ranked No. 25 Continentals were competing in the national championship meet for the first time since 1971 and the second time in program history.
Commonly Misused Words
An adjective that describes one who keeps thoughts and feelings private. Do not use to mean "unwilling" or "reluctant." Correct: Because she lived alone and spoke to very few of her neighbors, she was described as shy and reticent. Incorrect: Vactioners were reticent to visit the Florida beaches after the hurricane.
SOURCE: American Heritage Dictionaries' 100 Words Almost Everyone Confuses & Misuses