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.
  • Her mother educated her in strict seclusion, but seclusion altogether failed to tame her imperious and ambitious temper.
  • Lord Rosebery maintained for the most part a sphinx-like seclusion, but in July 1901 he at last came forward strongly as the champion of the Liberal Imperialist section.