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synonyms for cloistral

  • reclusive
  • sheltered
  • confined
  • hidden
  • insulated
  • restricted
  • sequestered
  • shielded
  • withdrawn
  • hermitic
  • recluse
  • secluse
  • seclusive
  • shut off

antonyms for cloistral

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  • free
  • open
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How to use cloistral in a sentence

And from a thick maple on the edge of a clearing a hermit-thrush fluted slowly over and over his cloistral ecstasy.
EARTH'S ENIGMASCHARLES G. D. ROBERTS
But the rule was moral and academical, not cloistral or ascetic.
OXFORD AND HER COLLEGESGOLDWIN SMITH
Their resolutions contemplated the abolition of secret masses, cloistral confinement, and other antiscriptural customs.
THE LIFE OF PHILIP MELANCHTHONKARL FRIEDRICH LEDDERHOSE
The iron grip has held cloistral Noyon that was only too content to be forgotten in its distinguished retirement.
HOW FRANCE BUILT HER CATHEDRALSELIZABETH BOYLE O'REILLY
They are like a jeweled cloistral screen around the Holy of Holies.
HOW FRANCE BUILT HER CATHEDRALSELIZABETH BOYLE O'REILLY
He popularized the cloistral æstheticism of Pater and the cultural egoism of Goethe in Intentions and elsewhere.
THE ART OF LETTERSROBERT LYND
Only the creepers and the great pileated woodpeckers seemed to inhabit these truly cloistral shades.
THE RULES OF THE GAMESTEWART EDWARD WHITE
It is probably the seclusion, the cloistral repose, of the Quarter that attracts the student and the scholar.
OUR HOUSEELIZABETH ROBINS PENNELL
In their busy and half cloistral life the smallest events have the interest which a prisoner feels in those of his prison.
RISE AND FALL OF CESAR BIROTTEAUHONORE DE BALZAC
Suddenly she was startled to find that appalling temptations found even Catherine out even in her cloistral solitude.
WE CAN'T HAVE EVERYTHINGRUPERT HUGHES
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO CLOISTRAL

  • cloistral
  • confined
  • hermitic
  • hidden
  • insulated
  • recluse
  • reclusive
  • restricted
  • secluse
  • seclusive
  • sequestered
  • sheltered
  • shielded
  • shut off
  • withdrawn
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.