HyperDic: seclusion

English > 2 senses of the word seclusion:
NOUNattributeseclusion, privacy, privatenessthe quality of being secluded from the presence or view of others
actseclusionthe act of secluding yourself from others
seclusion > pronunciation
Soundssihkluw'zhahn
RhymesAachen ... Zukerman: 2572 rhymes with ahn...
English > seclusion: 2 senses > noun 1, attribute
MeaningThe quality of being secluded from the presence or view of others.
Synonymsprivacy, privateness
BroaderreclusivenessA disposition to prefer seclusion or isolation
Spanishapartamiento, intimidad, privacidad, retiro, seclusión
Catalanintimitat, privacitat, recés, retir
English > seclusion: 2 senses > noun 2, act
MeaningThe act of secluding yourself from others.
Narrowercocooningretreating to the seclusion of your home / home (as for privacy or escape)
BroaderseparationThe social act of separating or parting company
Spanishapartamiento, reclusión, retiro
Catalanapartament, reclusió, retir
Verbssecludekeep away from others

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