1. [ adjective ] of communal life sequestered from the world under religious vows
Synonyms: monastic conventual monastical cloistral
Related terms: unworldly
2. [ adjective ] providing privacy or seclusion
Synonyms: secluded sequestered reclusive

"the cloistered academic world of books" "sat close together in the sequestered pergola" "sitting under the reclusive calm of a shade tree" 'a secluded romantic spot"

Related terms: private
Similar spelling:   cloister