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secluded

[ si-kloo-did ]
/ sɪˈklu dɪd /
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adjective
sheltered or screened from general activity, view, etc.: a secluded cottage.
withdrawn from or involving little human or social activity: a secluded life.
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Origin of secluded

First recorded in 1595–1605; seclude + -ed2

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British Dictionary definitions for secluded

secluded
/ (sɪˈkluːdɪd) /

adjective
kept apart from the company of othersa secluded life
sheltered; private

Derived forms of secluded

secludedly, adverbsecludedness, noun
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