Secluded

  • 1 secluded — [siklo͞od′id] adj. 1. shut off or kept apart from others; isolated; withdrawn 2. cut off from the public view; hidden [a secluded garden] …

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  • 2 secluded — index clandestine, covert, evasive, hidden, obscure (remote), secret, separate, solitary …

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  • 3 secluded — [adj] isolated, sheltered abandoned, alone, aloof, beleaguered, blockaded, cloistered, close, closet, confidential, covert, cut off, deserted, hermetic, hidden, incommunicado, insular, isolate, lonely, lonesome, off the beaten track*, out of the… …

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  • 4 secluded — ► ADJECTIVE ▪ (of a place) not seen or visited by many people; sheltered and private …

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  • 5 secluded — se|clud|ed [sıˈklu:dıd] adj very private and quiet secluded garden/spot/beach etc ▪ We sunbathed on a small secluded beach. ▪ He s 80 years old now and lives a very secluded life …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 6 secluded — [[t]sɪklu͟ːdɪd[/t]] ADJ GRADED: usu ADJ n A secluded place is quiet and private. We were tucked away in a secluded corner of the room... We found a secluded beach a few miles further on …

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  • 7 secluded — adjective 1 a secluded place is private and quiet because it is a long way from other places and people: We eventually came to a secluded farmhouse. 2 a secluded life/existence a way of living that is quiet and private because you do not see many …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 8 secluded — adjective Date: 1604 1. screened or hidden from view ; sequestered < a secluded valley > 2. living in seclusion ; solitary < secluded monks > • secludedly adverb • secludedness noun …

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  • 9 secluded — secludedly, adv. secludedness, n. /si klooh did/, adj. 1. sheltered or screened from general activity, view, etc.: a secluded cottage. 2. withdrawn from or involving little human or social activity: a secluded life. [1595 1605; SECLUDE + ED2] Syn …

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  • 10 secluded — adj. VERBS ▪ be ADVERB ▪ fairly, very, etc. ▪ We managed to find a fairly secluded spot for our picnic. ▪ completely …

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  • 11 secluded — adjective 1. hidden from general view or use (Freq. 1) a privy place to rest and think a secluded romantic spot a secret garden • Syn: ↑privy, ↑secret • Similar to: ↑ …

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  • 12 Secluded — Seclude Se*clude, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Secluded}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Secluding}.] [L. secludere, seclusum; pref. se aside + claudere to shut. See {Close}, v. t.] 1. To shut up apart from others; to withdraw into, or place in, solitude; to separate… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 13 secluded — se|clud|ed [ sı kludəd ] adjective private, peaceful, and not near other people or places: The hotel has its own secluded beach …

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  • 14 secluded — adjective a secluded little park Syn: sheltered, private, concealed, hidden, unfrequented, sequestered, tucked away Ant: busy …

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  • 15 secluded — UK [sɪˈkluːdɪd] / US [sɪˈkludəd] adjective private, peaceful, and not near other people or places The hotel has its own secluded beach …

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  • 16 secluded — se•clud•ed [[t]sɪˈklu dɪd[/t]] adj. 1) sheltered or screened from general activity or view 2) withdrawn from human contact: a secluded life[/ex] • Etymology: 1595–1605 se•clud′ed•ly, adv. se•clud′ed•ness, n …

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  • 17 secluded — /səˈkludəd/ (say suh kloohduhd) adjective shut off or separated from others: a secluded place. –secludedly, adverb –secludedness, noun …

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  • 18 secluded — adjective hidden, isolated, remote …

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  • 19 secluded — Synonyms and related words: abstruse, alone, anonymous, apart, at rest, beclouded, blind, buried, calm, cloistered, close, closet, clouded, concealed, cool, covered, covert, detached, dwindling, ebbing, eclipsed, eremitic, even tenored, far off,… …

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  • 20 secluded — I (Roget s IV) modif. Syn. screened, removed, sequestered; see isolated , withdrawn . II (Roget s 3 Superthesaurus) a. isolated, sequestered, segregated, insulated, cloistered, reclusive, private, hidden, sheltered, lonesome, remote, deserted,… …

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