CLOISTER's Sentences and Contexts

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 Sentences of cloister
Definition:
n. place, especially a monastery or convent, devoted to religious seclusion; secluded, quiet place
Example:
The nuns lived a secluded life in the cloister.
Sentence in Classic:
The refectory, a large apartment of an oblong square form, which received no light except through a vaulted cloister on a level with the garden, was dark and damp, and, as the children say, full of beasts.
Les Misérables (V2) By Victor Hugo Context
Any nearer and more palpable meeting would have alarmed Cosette at this first stage, when she was still half immersed in the exaggerated mists of the cloister.
Les Misérables (V4) By Victor Hugo Context
There is very little amusement in the cloister, and the good superior was eager to make the acquaintance of her new boarder.
THE THREE MUSKETEERS By Alexandre Dumas Context
He picked twenty of his bravest warriors and placed them in ambuscade on one side the cloister, while on the opposite side he prepared a banquet.
The Odyssey By Homer Context
But she gave us her blessing, and the assurance of her lasting friendship, and spoke to us, generally, as became a Voice from the Cloister.
David Copperfield By Charles Dickens Context
That, thought Scarlett, was the height of absurdity, for there was little, now, which even the most cloistered women had not seen and known in the last five years.
Gone With The Wind By Margaret Mitche Context
Cloisters, useful in the early education of modern civilization, have embarrassed its growth, and are injurious to its development.
Les Misérables (V2) By Victor Hugo Context