Incloister

In`clois´ter


v. t.1.To confine as in a cloister; to cloister.
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"I intend to incloister myself from the world to enjoy pleasure," she explains, in the company of female society.
Like her stepdaughters' play, Margaret Cavendish's The Convent of Pleasure may well seem to draw on the monastic associations of Welbeck, the family's principal residence: there is much emphasis on Lady Happy's decision to 'incloister' herself (33) and on the comforts and amenities of the house and its grounds (14-16).