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seclusion 中文解釋 wordnet sense Collocation Usage
Noun
/siˈklo͞oZHən/,
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seclusions, plural;
  1. The state of being private and away from other people
    • - they enjoyed ten days of peace and seclusion
  2. A sheltered or private place


  1. privacy: the quality of being secluded from the presence or view of others
  2. the act of secluding yourself from others
  3. A person, a couple, or a larger group may go to a secluded place for privacy, or because the place is quiet.
  4. Seclusion is the third album by the Scottish rock band Aereogramme. The album artwork was created by Aaron Turner.
  5. The act of secluding, or the state of being secluded; a shutting out or keeping apart, or the state of being shut out, as from company, society, the world, etc.; retirement; privacy; solitude: as, to live in seclusion; A secluded place
  6. Time-out period away from the group usually in the youths room or other designated place.  Few facilities use and few states allow locked seclusion rooms.
  7. (Aislamiento) – Placing a child in a locked room of any kind if that room is designed solely to seclude a person and contains less than 50 square feet of space. ...
  8. The supervised confinement of a patient in a room, which may be locked to protect others from significant harm. Its sole aim is to contain severely disturbed/violent behaviour that is likely to cause harm to others. Seclusion should be used as a last resort, for the shortest possible time. ...
  9. The placement of a person served alone for any period of time in a hazard-free room or other area in which direct observation can be maintained and from which egress is prevented.