American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition
Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Separated from others; withdrawn from public observation; retired; living in retirement: as, a secluded spot; to pass a secluded life.
- adj. hidden from general view or use
- adj. providing privacy or seclusion
““grew beneath her parents eyes” is a meaning opposite to the text. she dwelt απο προγονων  — this you have rendered too laxly in secluded from the world.”
“February 22nd, 2009 at 3: 29 pm eastern Kentucky, where the growing often takes place in secluded spots on NPS land”
“Here and there, in secluded portions of the world, still linger a few of man's fiercer enemies.”
“We wrote a lot of it in secluded, rural, upstate NY, and trying to fill every possible space with sound wasn't as much of a priority -- possibly in part because we could hear so much better.”
“Female deer leave their fawns in secluded spots while they forage for food.”
“Phelps quotes a letter Bourne sent to a friend shortly thereafter, in which he laments that I feel very much secluded from the world, very much out of touch with my times ….”
“Up till now, the practice was encouraged at stately homes around the country where "pee bales" have been deposited in secluded areas of National Trust gardens to allow male members of staff to relieve themselves.”
“Apparently, it is felt much cheaper to now lock people away in secluded areas than to actually spend their NI contributions on treating them.”
“The sightings are in secluded villages where there are no cars or telephones so news travels by word of mouth.”
“The quality or condition of being secluded from the presence or view of others.”
These user-created lists contain the word ‘secluded’.
A list of words that are odd or words that I have looked up.
This is Ghost List 2 ( the kind that go 'boo!' ) :P
( open list )
Quiet, shy, Introverted, reserved, isolated, mysterious
My big word list.
Got unknown words randomly
Words that I like, that I don't use often enough, that are new to me, that friends and family have taught me, and so on.
Words that lend to the dark and dreary atmosphere of gothic literature.
for writing travelogues
Looking for tweets for secluded.