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  • verb Present participle of reclude.

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Examples

  • And, surely, no woman who knows that of herself can be rightly censured for not recluding herself from the world: it is only women without the power to love who have no right to provoke men's love.

    Zuleika Dobson, or, an Oxford love story

  • And, surely, no woman who knows that of herself can be rightly censured for not recluding herself from the world: it is only women without the power to love who have no right to provoke men's love.

    Zuleika Dobson

  • Now a man may counterfeit the plague in a vow, and mistake a disease for religion, by such a retiring and recluding of himself from all men as to do good to no man, to converse with no man.

    Devotions Upon Emergent Occasions Together with Death's Duel

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