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seclusionnoun [U]

uk   us   /sɪˈkluː.ʒən/
the ​state of being ​alone, away from other ​people: He's been ​living in seclusion since he ​retired from ​acting. In some ​societies women are ​kept in seclusion, so that they are ​hardlyeverseen in ​public. After being with a ​tourgroup all ​week I was ​glad to ​return to the seclusion of my own ​home.
(Definition of seclusion from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “seclusion”
in Chinese (Simplified) 与世隔绝, 退隐…
in Turkish yalnızlık, inziva, gözlerden uzak olma…
in Russian уединение…
in Chinese (Traditional) 與世隔絕, 退隱…
in Polish odosobnienie…
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