Simple Definition of cloistered
: separated from the rest of the world : protected from the problems and concerns of everyday life
Full Definition of cloistered
1 : being or living in or as if in a cloister
2 : providing shelter from contact with the outside world <the cloistered atmosphere of a small college>
Examples of cloistered
She leads a private, cloistered life in the country.
He spent most of his adult life cloistered in universities.
First Known Use of cloistered
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