Definition of uncloister in English:

uncloister

verb

  • To remove or evict (a member of a religious community) from a cloister, especially as a result of its dissolution. Also in extended use: to remove from a protected or secluded environment; to liberate; to release.

Pronunciation

uncloister

/(ˌ)ʌnˈklɔɪstə/ /(ˌ)ʌŋˈklɔɪstə/

Origin

Early 17th century; earliest use found in John Florio (1553–1625), author and teacher of languages. From un- + cloister.