Sentence Examples


  • From this seclusion he was in A.D.
  • Beyond appearing at the meetings of learned societies he took little part in public affairs; he lived alone, conducting his investigations in a deliberate and exhaustive manner, but in the most rigid seclusion, no person being admitted to his laboratory on any pretext.
  • This grateful seclusion, however, he was not permitted long to enjoy.
  • During twenty years Anthony lived a life of seclusion, never coming forth from his fort, never seeing the face of man.
  • Her mother educated her in strict seclusion, but seclusion altogether failed to tame her imperious and ambitious temper.