- vt. 使 ... 隔绝； 隐退
- vt. 扣押
requisition forcibly, as of enemy property;
"the estate was sequestered"
take temporary possession of as a security, by legal authority;
"The FBI seized the drugs"
"The customs agents impounded the illegal shipment"
"The police confiscated the stolen artwork"
undergo sequestration by forming a stable compound with an ion;
"The cations were sequestered"
keep away from others;
"He sequestered himself in his study to write a book"
set apart from others;
"The dentist sequesters the tooth he is working on"
- The retired film star sequestered herself from the world.
- sequestrate 扣押
Strafford was sequestered from parliament.出自： D. Hume