1. the process or fact of isolating or being isolated.
    "isolation from family and friends may also contribute to anxiety"
    separation · segregation · setting apart · keeping apart · quarantine · insulation · seclusion · closeting · protection · shielding · partitioning · solitariness · loneliness ·
    friendlessness · lack of contact · (sense of) exile · aloneness · remoteness · seclusion · loneliness · inaccessibility
    • denoting a hospital or ward for patients with contagious or infectious diseases.
    • an instance of isolating something, especially a compound or microorganism.
mid 19th century: from isolate, partly on the pattern of French isolation.
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financial pressure plus isolation can be a deadly cocktail for some people.
he is confined in isolation because of his vulnerability to infection.
environmental problems must not be seen in isolation from social ones.
isolation from family and friends may also contribute to anxiety.
the country's isolation in the domain of sport.
a tendency to ratiocinate in isolation.
How to say isolation in other languages?
Laguages Translations
Afrikaans (NOUN)isolasie
Arabic (NOUN)العزلة, عزلة, عزل, عزلتها, الانعزال, انعزال, معزل, المعزولة
Bangla বিচ্ছিন্ন
Bosnian (Latin) izolacija
Bulgarian (NOUN)изолация, изолиране, поотделно
Cantonese (Traditional) 分離
Catalan (NOUN)aïllament
Chinese Simplified 分离
Chinese Traditional 分離
Croatian (NOUN)izolacije, odvajanje
Czech (NOUN)izolace
Danish (NOUN)afsondrethed, dyrkning, adskillelse
Dutch (NOUN)isolatie, afzondering, geïsoleerd, ontsluiting
Estonian (NOUN)isolatsiooni, eraldi
Fijian veivakatikitikitaki
Filipino paghihiwalay
Finnish (NOUN)eristäminen, erikseen, erillään
French (NOUN)isolement, vase clos
German (NOUN)Lokalisierung, Vereinzelung, Trennung, Abgeschiedenheit, Abschottung, Einsamkeit
Greek (NOUN)απομόνωση, αποµόνωση, μεμονωμένα, μόνωση
Haitian Creole blanch
Hebrew (NOUN)בידוד, הבידוד, ובידוד, בבידוד, לבידוד
Hindi (NOUN)अलगाव
Hmong Daw rho tawm
Hungarian (NOUN)elkülönítési, elszigeteltség, izolálása, szigetelés, leválasztás, önmagában
Icelandic (NOUN)einangrun
Indonesian (NOUN)isolasi
Italian (NOUN)isolamento
Japanese (NOUN)分離, 隔離, アイソレーション, 絶縁, 単離, 孤立, 独立性, 切り分け, 免, 単独
Kiswahili (NOUN)kutengwa
Korean (NOUN)격리, 고립, 절연
Latvian (NOUN)izolācijas, atdalīšanas, nošķirtībā, izdalīšana, atrauti, vientulība
Lithuanian (NOUN)izoliacijos, išskyrimas, atskirai, atskyrimo
Malagasy mandeha irery
Malay (Latin) (NOUN)pengasingan
Maltese (NOUN)iżolament, waħedhom
Norwegian Bokmål isolasjon
Persian (NOUN)انزوا, جداسازی, عایق, جدا
Polish (NOUN)izolacji, odizolowanie, oderwaniu, odosobnieniu
Portuguese (NOUN)isolamento
Querétaro Otomi aislamiento
Romanian (NOUN)izolare
Russian (NOUN)изоляции, отрыве, отдельности
Samoan faaesea
Serbian (Cyrillic) изолација
Serbian (Latin) izolacija
Slovak (NOUN)izolácia, samostatne, oddelene
Slovenian (NOUN)izolacija, osamitev, ločeno, sam po sebi
Spanish (NOUN)aislamiento, forma aislada, isolación
Swedish (NOUN)isolering, avskildhet
Tahitian faaatearaa i te pupu
Tamil தனிமை
Telugu ఏకాంతంగా
Thai แยก
Tongan li'ekina
Turkish (NOUN)yalıtım, izolasyon, tecrit, ayırma
Ukrainian (NOUN)ізоляції, відриві, ізольованому, розв'язки
Urdu (NOUN)تنہائی
Vietnamese cô lập
Welsh (NOUN)ynysu, arwahanrwydd, unigedd, eu pen eu hunain, wahân, ynysig, ei phen ei hun, u hynysu, hynysu, ei hun
Yucatec Maya aislamiento
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