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cloistered

adjective uk   /ˈklɔɪ.stəd/  us   /-stɚd/

cloistered adjective (SEPARATE)

separated from and communicating little with the outside world: These academics lead such a cloistered life/existence.

cloistered adjective (COVERED)

surrounded by covered passages: a cloistered courtyard
Translations of “cloistered”
in Chinese (Traditional) 與世隔絕的,隱居的,避世的…
in Chinese (Simplified) 与世隔绝的,隐居的,避世的…
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