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sequester
used in Jane Eyre

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Definition
keep away from others
  • What crime was this that lived incarnate in this sequestered mansion, and could neither be expelled nor subdued by the owner?
    Chapter 20 (35% in)
  • ...through them along the road; or when, while Adele played with her nurse, and Mrs. Fairfax made jellies in the storeroom, I climbed the three staircases, raised the trap-door of the attic, and having reached the leads, looked out afar over sequestered field and hill, and along dim sky-line — that then I longed for a power of vision which might overpass that limit; which might reach the busy world, towns, regions full of life I had heard of but never seen — that then I desired more of...
    Chapter 12 (10% in)
  • They loved their sequestered home.
    Chapter 30 (3% in)

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