seclusion
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seclusion(
sih
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klu
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zhihn
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A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (act of secluding)
a. la reclusión
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
One of the tribe's traditions includes the seclusion of women for ten days after giving birth.Una de las tradiciones de la tribu es la reclusión de las mujeres durante diez días después de dar a luz.
2. (state of being secluded)
a. el aislamiento
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
Seclusion in a cabin in the woods was Joshua's best option for finishing writing his novel.El aislamiento en una cabaña del bosque era la mejor opción para Joshua para terminar de escribir su novela.
b. el retiro
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
Virginia chose a life of seclusion and prayer and entered a convent as a novice.Virginia eligió una vida de retiro y oración, y entró en un convento como novicia.
c.
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
Karen lived in seclusion for a year after her husband's death.Karen vivió aislada por un año después del fallecimiento de su esposo.
Kurt received death threats, and now lives in seclusion for security.Kurt recibió amenazas de muerte y ahora vive recluido por seguridad.
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seclusion
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. el retiro
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
to live in seclusionvivir recluido(a)
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seclusion [sɪˈkluːʒən]
noun
aislamiento (m)
to live in seclusion vivir aislado
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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