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Synonyms for insulation
ˌɪn səˈleɪ ʃən, ˌɪns yə-in·su·la·tion

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. insulation, insularity, insularism, detachmentnoun

    the state of being isolated or detached

    "the insulation of England was preserved by the English Channel"

    separation, insulating material, detachment, disengagement, insularism, insulant, withdrawal, insularity, breakup

  2. insulating material, insulant, insulationnoun

    a material that reduces or prevents the transmission of heat or sound or electricity

    detachment, insularism, insularity, insulant, insulating material

  3. insulationnoun

    the act of protecting something by surrounding it with material that reduces or prevents the transmission of sound or heat or electricity

    detachment, insularism, insularity, insulant, insulating material

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  1. insulationnoun

    isolation, separation, disconnection, disengagement

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "insulation":

    isolation, insulating, insulator, isolating, confinement

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  1. Imke Luebbeke:

    That's a very ambitious target, but the implementation is lacking a good progress, and very contradictory policies are in place, just to give you one example, the building sector in United Kingdom is a real problem, yet just recently, the government scrapped its Green Homes scheme, a £ 1.5 billion( $ 2 billion) commitment to support home owners to improve the insulation in their homes, so this doesn't really make sense.

  2. Ken Perkins:

    People may not be buying homes, but theyll stay and renovate, they have some insulation.

  3. Christina Haack:

    It was built in 1929, which is old for Laguna, i mean, it's not falling down, but it's not far from falling down. There's no heating system, there's no air conditioning, half the wiring doesn't work, the plumbing is really bad, there's no insulation, there are multiple broken windows… so I've had to make some quick temporary changes to make sure it's safe for Hudson. But the bones of it are perfect. In fact, I don't want to change that at all. I just want to update the house in a really sympathetic way.

  4. Ed Matthew:

    There are different kinds of insulation measures, cavity wall insulation, loft insulation and draft-proofing are very cost-effective, while solid wall installation is much more complex and expensive.

  5. Mathias Basner:

    Passive strategies, like new windows or insulation, can be very effective for nocturnal noise exposure, but should really be our last resort, noise that is not produced cannot have effects.

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    An antonym for "disparage"
    • A. minimize
    • B. blandish
    • C. diminish
    • D. belittle

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