Seclusion

(Roget's Thesaurus)
Exclusion.
<- N
PARAG:Seclusion->N
GRP: \\ N \\ 1
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ seclusion
seclusion
privacy
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ retirement
retirement
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ reclusion
reclusion
recess
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ snugness
snugness
&c.->Adj.
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ delitescence
delitescence
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ rustication
rustication
rus in urbe
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ solitude
solitude
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ solitariness
solitariness
&c.(singleness) 87
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ isolation
isolation
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ loneliness
loneliness
&c.->Adj.
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ estrangement from the world
estrangement from the world
voluntary exile
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ aloofness
aloofness
GRP: \\ N \\ 2
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ cell
cell
hermitage
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ convent
convent
&c. 1000
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ sanctum sanctorum
sanctum sanctorum
GRP: \\ N \\ 3
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ depopulation
depopulation
desertion
desolation
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ wilderness
wilderness
&c.(unproductive) 169
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ howling wilderness
howling wilderness
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ rotten borough
rotten borough
Old Sarum
GRP: \\ N \\ 4
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ exclusion
exclusion
excommunication
banishment
exile
ostracism
proscription
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ cut
cut
cut direct
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ dead cut
dead cut
GRP: \\ N \\ 5
Sgm: \\ N \\ 5 \\ inhospitality
inhospitality
inhospitableness
&c.->Adj.
Sgm: \\ N \\ 5 \\ dissociability
dissociability
Sgm: \\ N \\ 5 \\ domesticity
domesticity
Darby and Joan
GRP: \\ N \\ 6
Sgm: \\ N \\ 6 \\ recluse
recluse
hermit
eremite
cenobite
Sgm: \\ N \\ 6 \\ anchoret
anchoret
anchorite
Sgm: \\ N \\ 6 \\ Simon Stylites
Simon Stylites
Sgm: \\ N \\ 6 \\ troglodyte
troglodyte
Timon of Athens
Santon
solitaire
ruralist
disciple of Zimmermann
closet cynic
Diogenes
Sgm: \\ N \\ 6 \\ outcast
outcast
Pariah
castaway
pilgarlic
Sgm: \\ N \\ 6 \\ wastrel
wastrel
foundling
wilding
PARAG:Seclusion->V
GRP: \\ V \\ 1
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ be secluded
be secluded
live secluded
&c.->Adj.
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ keep aloof
keep aloof
stand
hold oneself aloof
keep in the background
stand in the background
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ keep snug
keep snug
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ shut oneself up
shut oneself up
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ deny oneself
deny oneself
seclude oneself creep into a corner
rusticate
aller planter ses choux
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ retire
retire
retire from the world
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ take the veil
take the veil
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ abandon
abandon
&c. 624
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ sport one's oak
sport one's oak
???>*
GRP: \\ V \\ 2
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ cut
cut
cut dead
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ refuse to associate with
refuse to associate with
refuse to acknowledge
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ look cool upon
look cool upon
turn one's back upon
shut the door upon
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ repel
repel
blackball
excommunicate
exclude
exile
expatriate
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ banish
banish
outlaw
maroon
ostracize
proscribe
cut off from
send to Coventry
keep at arm's length
draw a cordon round
GRP: \\ V \\ 3
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ depopulate
depopulate
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ dispeople
dispeople
unpeople
PARAG:Seclusion->Adj
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 1
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ secluded
secluded
sequestered
retired
delitescent
private
bye
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ out of the world
out of the world
out of the way
=> the world forgetting by the world forgot
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ the world forgetting by the world forgot
the world forgetting by the world forgot
=>(Pope)
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 2
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ snug
snug
domestic
stay-at-home
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 3
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 3 \\ unsociable
unsociable
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 3 \\ unsocial
unsocial
dissocial
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 3 \\ inhospitable
inhospitable
cynical
inconversable|
unclubbable
sauvage
troglodytic
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 4
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 4 \\ solitary
solitary
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 4 \\ lonely
lonely
lonesome
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 4 \\ isolated
isolated
single
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 5
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 5 \\ estranged
estranged
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 5 \\ unfrequented
unfrequented
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 5 \\ uninhabitable
uninhabitable
uninhabited
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 5 \\ tenantless
tenantless
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 5 \\ abandoned
abandoned
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 5 \\ deserted
deserted
deserted in one's utmost need
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 5 \\ unfriended
unfriended
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 5 \\ kithless
kithless
friendless
homeless
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 5 \\ lorn
lorn
forlorn
desolate
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 6
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 6 \\ unvisited
unvisited
unintroduced
uninvited
unwelcome
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 6 \\ under a cloud
under a cloud
left to shift for oneself
derelict
outcast
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 7
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 7 \\ banished
banished
&c.->V.

English dictionary for students. 2013.

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