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  1. insulatedadjective

    Protected from heat, cold, noise etc, by being surrounded with an insulating material.

  2. insulatedadjective

    Placed or set apart.

  3. insulatedadjective

    Isolated or separated from other conducting materials, or sources of electricity.

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. Insulatedadjective

    Not contiguous on any side.

    Etymology: insula, Lat.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Insulated

    of Insulate

  2. Insulated

    standing by itself; not being contiguous to other bodies; separated; unconnected; isolated; as, an insulated house or column

  3. Insulated

    separated from other bodies by means of nonconductors of heat or electricity

  4. Insulated

    situated at so great a distance as to be beyond the effect of gravitation; -- said of stars supposed to be so far apart that the affect of their mutual attraction is insensible

Editors Contribution

  1. insulatedverb

    Verb form of insulate.

    They decided to insulate the attic to ensure any heat did not go out of the building that way.

    Submitted by MaryC on December 28, 2015  

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of insulated in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of insulated in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Examples of insulated in a Sentence

  1. Michael Auslin:

    They're probably fairly well insulated from criticism, as the Bruneians are living better than almost anyone else in Southeast Asia, here you're talking about oil wealth that has been spread throughout society, the majority are benefiting.

  2. Lisa Smoczynski:

    I've got Under Armour, lined pants, fleece-lined jeans — let's see, one, two, three, four, five layers. Insulated gloves, insulated boots, the heaviest socks available. Under Armour hat. All the joys of life.

  3. Justin Amash:

    The brutal killing of George Floyd is merely the latest in a long line of incidents of egregious police misconduct, this pattern continues because police are legally, politically and culturally insulated ... That must change so that these incidents stop happening.

  4. Matt Kennedy:

    We could see fewer — but bigger IPOs — this year. The unicorns may be more insulated unless the broader market gets even more volatile.

  5. Phin Ziebell:

    Farmers in Australia have been insulated by the fall in [Australian] dollar, while the depreciation of South American currencies will also incentivize farmers to boost production.

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