What does the word sequestered mean?

    Part of speech: adjective

  • Retired; secluded.

Usage examples for sequestered

  1. " Much is to be said for, and much is to be said against a single life," thought the old gentleman, walking up and down the sequestered garden- path to which he had retired, and applying himself at shorter intervals than usual to the knob of his ivory cane. – Man and Wife by Wilkie Collins
  2. Their speech keeps them a sequestered place which is Italian, Italian beyond the ken of the traveller, and beyond the reach of alteration. – Essays by Alice Meynell