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Sample sentences for the GRE study word seclusion

seclusion can be used as a noun

1.Now, in the seclusion of her bedroom, she unwrapped that final purchase. - from The Secret Adversary by Agatha Christie
2.For the guest security of domicile and seclusion of study. - from Ulysses by James Joyce
3.It is evidently the theory of some arm-chair lounger who evolves all these neat little paradoxes in the seclusion of his own study. - from A Study In Scarlet by Arthur Conan Doyle
4.Here it was wofully visible, in this intense seclusion of the forest, which of itself would have been a heavy trial to the spirits. - from The Scarlet Letter by Nathaniel Hawthorne
5.I mean from henceforth to lead a life of extreme seclusion you must not be surprised, nor must you doubt my friendship, if my door is often shut even to you. - from Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde by Robert Louis Stevenson
6.It was almost noon when they reached town and found their way to "Beechwood." It was quite a fine old mansion, set back from the street in a seclusion of green elms and branching beeches. - from Anne Of Green Gables by Lucy Maud Montgomery
7.But in his loneliness and seclusion the conviction that work would be the best means of procuring oblivion of the past decided him to enter, without delay, upon the tasks appointed him by Eurystheus. - from Myths and Legends of Ancient Greece and Rome by E.M. Berens
8.Paris became united to a beautiful nymph named Oenone, with whom he lived happily in the seclusion and tranquillity of a pastoral life but to her deep grief this peaceful existence was not fated to be of long duration. - from Myths and Legends of Ancient Greece and Rome by E.M. Berens
9.Attempting to do so, she thought of those long-past days in a distant land, when he used to emerge at eventide from the seclusion of his study and sit down in the firelight of their home, and in the light of her nuptial smile. - from The Scarlet Letter by Nathaniel Hawthorne

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