Synonyms of cloister in English:

cloister


See definition of cloister

noun

1‘the shadowed cloisters of the convent’

SYNONYMS

walkway, covered walk, corridor, aisle, arcade, loggia, gallery, piazza

technical colonnade, ambulatory, stoa

2‘I was educated in the cloister’

SYNONYMS

abbey, monastery, friary, convent, priory, nunnery, religious house, religious community

historical charterhouse

rare coenobium, coenoby


verb

1‘the women were all cloistered at home’

SYNONYMS

confine, isolate, shut away, sequester, seclude, closet