Sequestered
Sequestered Se*ques"tered, a. Retired; secluded. ``Sequestered scenes.'' --Cowper. [1913 Webster]

Along the cool, sequestered vale of life. --Gray. [1913 Webster]


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  • sequestered — [si kwes′tərd] adj. removed from others; secluded * * * …   Universalium

  • sequestered — index attached (seized), privy, remote (secluded) Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • sequestered — [si kwes′tərd] adj. removed from others; secluded …   English World dictionary

  • Sequestered — Sequester Se*ques ter, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Sequestered}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Sequestering}.] [F. s[ e]questrer, L. sequestrare to give up for safe keeping, from sequester a depositary or trustee in whose hands the thing contested was placed until… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • sequestered — adjective 1. providing privacy or seclusion the cloistered academic world of books sat close together in the sequestered pergola sitting under the reclusive calm of a shade tree a secluded romantic spot • Syn: ↑cloistered, ↑reclusive, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • sequestered — se|ques|tered [sıˈkwestəd US ərd] adj [usually before noun] literary a sequestered place is quiet and far away from people …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • sequestered — se|ques|tered [ sı kwestərd ] adjective LITERARY far away from other people or places: a tiny sequestered valley …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • sequestered — [[t]sɪkwe̱stə(r)d[/t]] ADJ GRADED A sequestered place is quiet and far away from busy places. [LITERARY] Syn: secluded …   English dictionary

  • sequestered — adjective literary a sequestered place is quiet and far away from people …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • sequestered — /səˈkwɛstəd / (say suh kwestuhd), /si / (say see ) adjective secluded or out of the way: a sequestered village …   Australian English dictionary

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