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Synonyms for island
ˈaɪ lənd

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. island(noun)

    a land mass (smaller than a continent) that is surrounded by water

  2. island(noun)

    a zone or area resembling an island


  1. island(verb)


  2. island(noun)

    Long Island (in New York State)


  3. island(verb)

    To set, dot (as if) with islands

    an island of tranquility (a calm place surrounded by a noisy environment)

    oasis, isle

  4. island(verb)

    To isolate


Editors Contribution

  1. inland sea

    Submitted by anonymous on November 17, 2019  
  2. shima

    shima name comes from nepal. it’s is the name of a girl who is beautiful and quiet good learner. she wants to learn and explore new things.

    she is shima.

    Submitted by Cymamabo166 on August 5, 2019  

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. island(n.)


Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. island(n)

    isle, eyot, holm, islet, atoll

    Associated words:
    insular, insularity, archipelago, lagoon, coral, maroon, marooner

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  1. island

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  1. Vera Joy Ban-eg:

    China is now doing what we actually did last month when we landed on Pagasa (Thitu) island.

  2. Greg Poling:

    So if Beijing objects by saying to the U.S. you're in our territorial sea, then the U.S. can respond by saying there's no such thing as a territorial sea for an artificial island.

  3. Michael Schade:

    We didnt find any survivors on White Island. And White Island was... yeah, it wouldve been quite traumatic for them.

  4. Hulusi Akar:

    Any jet that violates our airspace will be treated as a hostile target that must be shot down and prevented from achieving its goals, the Syrian military statement said. It was not immediately clear whether the statement referred to friendly Russian jets in addition to Turkish aircraft. Migrants arrive at the village of Skala Sikaminias, on the Greek island of Lesbos, after crossing on a dinghy the Aegean sea from Turkey, Sunday, March 1, 2020. ( AP Photo/Michael Varaklas) The statement came shortly after the Syrian army shot down a Turkish drone over the town of Saraqeb in Syrias Idlib, according to military-run media. Turkish Defense Minsiter Hulusi Akar, speaking from military headquarters near the Syrian border, said Turkey aimed to confront Syrian government forces rather than Russian troops. Hulusi Akar called on Moscow to persuade Syrian President Bashar Assad to withdraw to 2018 cease-fire lines on the edges of Idlib. Referring to losses inflicted on Syria, Hulusi Akar said Turkey had neutralized more than 2,200 Syrian troops, 103 tanks and eight helicopters. The Spring Shield operation, which was launched following the abominable attack in Idlib on Feb. 27, continues successfully.

  5. Angelo Falcon:

    Puerto Rico at one point was a big American showcase of how the United States took over this island and turned it into this great democracy, right now that colonial experiment is not going so well, it looks like it's failing.

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