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Synonyms for isolate
ˈaɪ səˌleɪt; sometimes ˈɪs ə-; -lɪt, -ˌleɪt

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. isolate, insulate(verb)

    place or set apart

    "They isolated the political prisoners from the other inmates"

    insulate, keep apart, sequester, set apart, sequestrate

  2. isolate(verb)

    obtain in pure form

    "The chemist managed to isolate the compound"

    insulate, keep apart, sequester, set apart, sequestrate

  3. sequester, sequestrate, keep apart, set apart, isolate(verb)

    set apart from others

    "The dentist sequesters the tooth he is working on"

    seize, keep apart, assign, confiscate, impound, seclude, sequester, withdraw, insulate, specify, set apart, sequestrate, attach

  4. isolate(verb)

    separate (experiences) from the emotions relating to them

    insulate, keep apart, sequester, set apart, sequestrate

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. isolate

    insulate, dissociate, separate

    unite, associate

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. isolate(v. a.)

    separate, dissociate, detach, insulate, segregate, place by itself, set apart

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. isolate(v)

    insulate, segregate, dissociate, detach, separate

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases:

    insulate, isolating, isolates, isolation, segregate, strain, isolated, ouster

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  1. Sheriff Ross Mirkarimi:

    The high majority of municipal jails and prisons in this country make invisible, suppress or isolate inmates who are transgender, since the transgender population is marginalized on the streets of America, consider how that marginalization is magnified inside prisons and jails.

  2. Arthur Caplan:

    It's important to isolate and distance early because it makes it harder for the virus to jump from person to person quickly, when it spreads slower then you have enough beds in the hospitals and ICUs and ventilators to handle the sick.

  3. Faheem Mujahid:

    It has huge allover benefits, not only does the majority of the exercise isolate and target the glutes and the hamstrings, but the quadriceps are involved as well, by helping to extend the knee joint. Plus, it is one of the few exercises that works the adductor magnus, which helps provide leg stability.

  4. Adam Zimmerman:

    We will only really know whether it works for Bayer to isolate scientific issues once we see more trials.

  5. Andrea Dworkin:

    The genius of any slave system is found in the dynamics which isolate slaves from each other, obscure the reality of a common condition, and make united rebellion against the oppressor inconceivable.

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