sequestered

  • 1Sequestered — Se*ques tered, a. Retired; secluded. Sequestered scenes. Cowper. [1913 Webster] Along the cool, sequestered vale of life. Gray. [1913 Webster] …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 2sequestered — [si kwes′tərd] adj. removed from others; secluded * * * …

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  • 3sequestered — index attached (seized), privy, remote (secluded) Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 4sequestered — [si kwes′tərd] adj. removed from others; secluded …

    English World dictionary

  • 5Sequestered — 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

  • 6sequestered — 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, ↑ …

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  • 7sequestered — 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

  • 8sequestered — 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

  • 9sequestered — [[t]sɪkwe̱stə(r)d[/t]] ADJ GRADED A sequestered place is quiet and far away from busy places. [LITERARY] Syn: secluded …

    English dictionary

  • 10sequestered — adjective literary a sequestered place is quiet and far away from people …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 11sequestered — /səˈkwɛstəd / (say suh kwestuhd), /si / (say see ) adjective secluded or out of the way: a sequestered village …

    Australian-English dictionary

  • 12sequestered — adjective Something that has already been separated. Ant: unsequestered …

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  • 13sequestered — Synonyms and related words: abstruse, alienated, anchoritic, anonymous, at rest, beclouded, blind, buried, calm, cloistered, close, closet, closeted, clouded, concealed, cool, covered, covert, detached, disarticulated, disconnected, disengaged,… …

    Moby Thesaurus

  • 14sequestered — se ques·tered || sɪ kwestÉ™(r)d adj. separated, segregated; isolated, secluded; seized temporarily pending the outcome of a legal claim (Law) se·ques·ter || sɪ kwestÉ™(r) v. segregate, separate, set apart; seclude, withdraw; temporarily… …

    English contemporary dictionary

  • 15sequestered — adjective isolate or hide away. → sequester …

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  • 16sequestered — a. 1. (Law.) Seized and detained. 2. Private, retired, secluded, withdrawn, hidden, unfrequented. 3. Separated, set apart …

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  • 17sequestered — adj withdrawn, recluse, secluded, cloistered, shut up or in; isolated, cut off, separated, alienated, segregated, in isolation; solitary, in solitude, alone; covert, underground, under cover, in hiding, incommunicado, incognito, hidden, concealed …

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  • 18sequestered — UK [sɪˈkwestə(r)d] / US [sɪˈkwestərd] adjective literary far away from other people or places …

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  • 19Sequestered Account — A deposit account that is seized through legal action or court order. Funds cannot be removed from a sequestered account without the approval of the seizing party. Sequestered accounts are usually segregated from other accounts at an institution… …

    Investment dictionary

  • 20sequestered antigens — the cellular constituents of tissue (e.g., lens of the eye) sequestered anatomically from the lymphoreticular system during embryonic development and thus thought not to be recognized as “self.” Should such tissue be exposed to the… …

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