Pronunciation of Isolate
/ˈa͡ɪsəlˌe͡ɪt/, /ˈaɪsəlˌeɪt/, /ˈaɪ_s_ə_l_ˌeɪ_t/
Antonyms for isolate:
Synonyms for isolate:
Other synonyms and related words:
disengage, keep apart, prize, isolated, split up, disentangle, detached, impound, tease, divide, anchorite, unhitch, partition, smile, associate, quarantine, regard, take, sequestrate, seize, misanthrope, look, muse, uncouple, removed, eremite, confiscate, compartmentalize, solitary, withdraw, assign, alone, lone, specify, maroon, divorce.
Sense 1 (noun)
cut off, set apart (verb)
cordon, eliminate, eject, boycott, deport, extradite, detach, ostracize, exclude, disbar, reject, extirpate, insulate, cloister, screen, closet, banish, blacklist, segregate, alienate, oust, blackball, sequester, exile, seclude, excommunicate, remove, expel, separate, expatriate, confine, evict.
Usage examples for isolate:
- Nothing which might in any way benefit the Boers was allowed to pass over these lines and, so far as it was possible, the British Government attempted to isolate the republics so that the outside world could have no communication of any sort with them. - "With the Boer Forces", Howard C. Hillegas.
- We are, therefore, led to isolate our plants, and to seek intelligently and definitely to unite the good qualities of two distinct varieties. - "Success With Small Fruits", E. P. Roe.