cloister cloître


cloister = cloître

Pronunciation =  cloister

Pronunciation in French = cloître

cloister in French: cloître

Part of speechnoun

Definition in English: a covered walk in a convent, monastery, college, or cathedral.
shut up in a convent or monastery 

Definition in French: une promenade couverte dans un couvent, un monastère, un collège ou une cathédrale.
enfermé dans un couvent ou un monastère

Examples in English:

  • I was so depressed that I decided to cloister myself away from all my friends.

Examples in French:

  • J’étais tellement déprimé que j’ai décidé de me cloîtrer loin de tous mes amis.

Synonyms of cloister

Synonyms in French isoler,
Synonyms in English isolate, confine, seperate, walk away

Antonyms of cloister

Antonyms in French S’ouvrir,
se joindre,
Antonyms in English open up, join, together

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