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Synonyms for insulate
ˈɪn səˌleɪt, ˈɪns yə-in·su·late

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  1. insulateverb


  2. insulateverb

    To separate, detach, or isolate.


  3. insulateverb

    To separate a body or material from others, eg. by non-conductors to prevent the transfer of electricity, heat, etc.

    Ceramic can be used to insulate power lines.


Princeton's WordNet2.0 / 1 vote

  1. insulateverb

    protect from heat, cold, or noise by surrounding with insulating material

    "We had his bedroom insulated before winter came"


  2. isolate, insulateverb

    place or set apart

    "They isolated the political prisoners from the other inmates"

    isolate, keep apart, sequester, set apart, sequestrate

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  1. insulateverb

    detach, isolate, separate, disconnect, disunite, disengage

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  1. Joe Roseman:

    Investors are increasingly forced to seek alternative asset classes to insulate themselves in this war on cash. Simply put, very few asset classes can act effectively as an alternative safe haven.

  2. Richard Blumenthal:

    The world deserves an explanation, not from the Saudis, who evidently are making every effort to insulate and shield Crown Prince, but from an international inquiry.

  3. Laurie Zelinger:

    When people feel scared, they have an instinct to insulate their children and keep them away from anything they are nervous about.

  4. Christopher Wray:

    We've seen China looking for ways to insulate their economy against potential sanctions, trying to cushion themselves from harm if they do anything to draw the ire of the international community, in our world, we call that kind of behavior a clue.

  5. Joe Manchin:

    The energy future is moving towards clean and renewables. We should speed that transition because it's going to insulate Americans from these energy price shocks. absolutely we have to go forward with our climate solutions ; I've always been all for that.

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