To set or keep apart, as from social contact with others.
A membrane connecting the margin of the pileus of a mushroom with the stalk; -- called also velum.
An ancient Greek covered walk or colonnade, usually having columns on one side and a wall on the other.
The definition of a shelter is a structure that provides cover or protection.
Immunity to arrest afforded by a sanctuary:
The act or process of moving back or away, especially from something hazardous, formidable, or unpleasant:
A monastery governed by a prior, or a convent governed by a prioress, sometimes as a subordinate branch of an abbey
A style of building:
A convent of nuns.
A community of persons, especially monks, bound by vows to a religious life and often living in partial or complete seclusion.
A monastery of lamas
A monastery of friars.
An ambulatory is an aisle in a church surrounding the altar or choir area.
A church or building belonging to an abbey
The cheapest seats in a theater, generally those of the uppermost gallery.
(--- Slang) A house of prostitution.
The isolation of a trial jury in the custody of the court for the duration of a trial in order to prevent tampering or their hearing outside testimony; keeping witnesses apart from one another and outside the courtroom;
A narrow way for passage, as a hall, corridor, or alley; passage
The act of isolating:
Include is defined as to contain, enclose or consider as part of a whole.
An ecclesiastical court.
Find another word for cloisters. In this page you can discover 27 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for cloisters, like: sequestrates, sequesters, secludes, veils, stoae, shelters, sanctuaries, retreats, priories, orders and nunneries.