Definition of secluded in English:



  • (of a place) not seen or visited by many people; sheltered and private.

    ‘the gardens are quiet and secluded’
    • ‘This was a secluded area used only by farmers and a handful of walkers.’
    • ‘It is believed however than none of the four were from the Sligo area, despite the secluded nature of the beach.’
    • ‘It wasn't very scary, really, but if it had been a more secluded setting, maybe it would've been different.’
    • ‘It also challenged the conventional wisdom that a bar in a secluded lane location could not be commercially viable.’
    • ‘A week later she put on a short skirt and leather boots and stood on a secluded street corner, near Coburg Street.’
    • ‘There will be morning tea at a secluded lookout and a lazy lunch at Mt Glorious.’
    • ‘I would now like to appeal to those who frequent this secluded area to please respect our environment and refrain from trashing it.’
    • ‘The group met him in the secluded park of a retirement home in Ho Chi Minh City.’
    • ‘Their Tuscan dream is located along a secluded road and overlooks fantastic views.’
    • ‘In most of the temples, the elephants are kept in a secluded room, which has a cement floor.’
    • ‘This turned out to be a small secluded park up a dark alley in Ranelagh.’
    • ‘The family have now moved from their detached home in Primrose Avenue, Macclesfield to a secluded farm in Powys.’
    • ‘This house enjoys a secluded setting in an extremely convenient location.’
    • ‘From that perspective, Dolen appeared to be a secluded place that wanted to be left to its own resources.’
    • ‘After an elaborate boat chase, the scene fades out and into the crew celebrating in a secluded area in the Alpines.’
    • ‘In the secluded village, parts of the Church of St Martin remain standing.’
    • ‘From this secluded position, you can watch people come and go in the change rooms.’
    • ‘But the potential is apparent for anyone looking for a country house in a secluded location.’
    • ‘Someone could have phoned him to suggest a very private talk at a secluded place in the woods.’
    • ‘In the park nearby, we looked at a crisp blue sky through autumn leaves and stopped by cold clear fountains along secluded pathways.’
    sheltered, private, concealed, hidden, undisturbed, unfrequented, sequestered, tucked away
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