seclusiveness
noun see seclusion

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • seclusiveness — See seclusively. * * * …   Universalium

  • seclusiveness — se·clu·sive·ness …   English syllables

  • seclusiveness — noun see seclusive …   Useful english dictionary

  • seclusion — noun Etymology: Medieval Latin seclusion , seclusio, from Latin secludere Date: circa 1616 1. the act of secluding ; the condition of being secluded 2. a secluded or isolated place Synonyms: see solitude • seclusive adjective • seclusively adverb …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Ernst Moritz Arndt — Monument in front …   Wikipedia

  • seclusive — seclusively, adv. seclusiveness, n. /si klooh siv/, adj. 1. tending to seclude, esp. oneself. 2. causing or providing seclusion. [1815 25; secluse ( < L seclusus secluded; see SECLUSION) + IVE] * * * …   Universalium

  • exclusiveness — Synonyms and related words: Jim Crow, airs, alien, apartheid, arrogance, clannishness, clanship, cliqueyness, cliquishness, cliquism, color bar, contempt, contemptuousness, contumely, denominationalism, despite, disdain, disdainfulness,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • seclusion — Synonyms and related words: Jim Crow, alien, alienation, aloneness, aloofness, anonymity, apartheid, celibacy, closed meeting, color bar, confidentiality, confidentialness, cordon, cordon sanitaire, cordoning off, detachment, division,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • seclusive — (adj.) 1824, from L. seclus , stem of secludere (see SECLUDE (Cf. seclude)) + IVE (Cf. ive). Related: Seclusively; seclusiveness …   Etymology dictionary

  • seclusive — /səˈklusɪv/ (say suh kloohsiv) adjective 1. tending to seclude. 2. causing or providing seclusion. –seclusively, adverb –seclusiveness, noun …   Australian English dictionary

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