Definitions for ISLEaɪl

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

isleaɪl(n.; v.)isled, isl•ing.

  1. (n.)a small island.

    Category: Geography (terms)

  2. any island.

    Category: Geography (terms)

  3. (v.t.)to make into or as if into an isle.

  4. to place on or as if on an isle.

Origin of isle:

1250–1300; ME i(s)le < OF < L īnsula

Princeton's WordNet

  1. isle, islet(noun)

    a small island


  1. isle(Noun)

    An island.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Isle(noun)

    see Aisle

  2. Isle(noun)

    an island

  3. Isle(noun)

    a spot within another of a different color, as upon the wings of some insects

  4. Isle(verb)

    to cause to become an island, or like an island; to surround or encompass; to island


  1. Isle

    Isle is a city in Mille Lacs County, Minnesota, United States. The population was 751 at the 2010 census. Its name in the Ojibwe language is "Chi-minising", due to being located right by Malone Island of Mille Lacs Lake, the largest island of that lake.

British National Corpus

  1. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'ISLE' in Nouns Frequency: #1714

Translations for ISLE

Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary


(used mostly in place-names) an island

the Isle of Wight.

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