isolate

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UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/ˈaɪsəleɪt/

US:USA pronuncation: IPAUSA pronuncation: IPA/v. ˈaɪsəˌleɪt; n., adj. -lɪt, -ˌleɪt/

US:USA pronunciation: respellingUSA pronunciation: respelling(v. īsə lāt′, isə-; n., adj. īsə lit, -lāt′, isə-)


Inflections of 'isolate' (v): (⇒ conjugate)
isolates
v 3rd person singular
isolating
v pres pverb, present participle: -ing verb used descriptively or to form progressive verb--for example, "a singing bird," "It is singing."
isolated
v pastverb, past simple: Past tense--for example, "He saw the man." "She laughed."
isolated
v past pverb, past participle: Verb form used descriptively or to form verbs--for example, "the locked door," "The door has been locked."

isolate
WordReference English Thesaurus © 2020
Sense: Verb: separate
Synonyms:
separate , seclude, quarantine, seal off, close off, cut off, shut off, cordon off, rope off, fence off, insulate, sequester, set apart, segregate, put sb in isolation, put sb into isolation, keep sb/sth separate
Sense: Verb: identify
Synonyms:
identify, pick out, single out, distinguish , discern, pinpoint , pin down, discover , find , locate, determine

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