What does isolated mean?

Definitions for isolated
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Princeton's WordNet

  1. isolated, strayadjective

    not close together in time

    "isolated instances of rebellion"; "a few stray crumbs"

  2. detached, isolated, separated, set-apartadjective

    being or feeling set or kept apart from others

    "she felt detached from the group"; "could not remain the isolated figure he had been"- Sherwood Anderson; "thought of herself as alone and separated from the others"; "had a set-apart feeling"

  3. disjunct, isolatedadjective

    marked by separation of or from usually contiguous elements

    "little isolated worlds, as abruptly disjunct and unexpected as a palm-shaded well in the Sahara"- Scientific Monthly

  4. isolated, marooned, strandedadjective

    cut off or left behind

    "an isolated pawn"; "several stranded fish in a tide pool"; "travelers marooned by the blizzard"

  5. isolated, quarantinedadjective

    under forced isolation especially for health reasons

    "a quarantined animal"; "isolated patients"

  6. apart(p), isolated, obscureadjective

    remote and separate physically or socially

    "existed over the centuries as a world apart"; "preserved because they inhabited a place apart"- W.H.Hudson; "tiny isolated villages remote from centers of civilization"; "an obscure village"

Wiktionary

  1. isolatedadjective

    Placed or standing apart or alone; in isolation.

  2. isolatedadjective

    Such that no pawn of the same color is in an adjacent file.

  3. isolatedadjective

    affecting 10 percent to 20 percent of a forecast zone.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Isolated

    of Isolate

  2. Isolatedadjective

    placed or standing alone; detached; separated from others

British National Corpus

  1. Adjectives Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'isolated' in Adjectives Frequency: #726

Anagrams for isolated »

  1. diastole, sodalite

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of isolated in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of isolated in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Examples of isolated in a Sentence

  1. Art Basel:

    The attack was an isolated incident that was immediately secured, our thoughts are with the victim.

  2. The Black Lives Matter group:

    The crisis in Flint is not an isolated incident. State violence in the form of contaminated water or no access to water at all is pervasive in Black communities.

  3. Detective Patrick Messmer:

    This appears to be an isolated incident, it doesn't appear that there was a large amount of dog fighting that goes on in the neighborhood.

  4. Doug Madory:

    Usually there are isolated blips, not continuous connectivity problems. I wouldn't be surprised if they are absorbing some sort of attack presently.

  5. Mitch McConnell:

    In no world, whatsoever, should arresting a man for an alleged minor infraction involve a police officer putting his knee on a man's neck for nine minutes while he cries out' I can't breathe' and then goes silent, to me, to a great many of my fellow Kentuckians and to many outraged Americans, these disturbing events do not look like three isolated incidents, they look more like the latest chapter in our national struggle to make equal justice and equal protection of the law into facts of life for all Americans.

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