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Definition 1: the act of isolating something; setting something apart from others - [noun denoting act]

Synonyms for isolation in the sense of this definition

(isolation is a kind of ...) the social act of separating or parting company

"the separation of church and state"

(... is a kind of isolation ) isolation to prevent the spread of infectious disease

Definition 2: a country's withdrawal from international politics - [noun denoting act]

Samples where isolation or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • he opposed a policy of American isolation

(isolation is a kind of ...) withdrawing from the activities of a group

Definition 3: a feeling of being disliked and alone - [noun denoting feeling]

(isolation is a kind of ...) the feeling of being alienated from other people

Definition 4: (psychiatry) a defense mechanism in which memory of an unacceptable act or impulse is separated from the emotion originally associated with it - [noun denoting process]

(isolation is a kind of ...) (psychiatry) an unconscious process that tries to reduce the anxiety associated with instinctive desires

(isolation belongs to category ...) the branch of medicine dealing with the diagnosis and treatment of mental disorders

Definition 5: a state of separation between persons or groups - [noun denoting state]

(isolation is a kind of ...) the state of lacking unity

(... is a kind of isolation ) the state or situation of being alone

(... is a kind of isolation ) a state of social isolation

(... is a kind of isolation ) the state of being alone in solitary isolation

(... is a kind of isolation ) enforced isolation of patients suffering from a contagious disease in order to prevent the spread of disease

(... is a kind of isolation ) the state of being isolated or detached

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

(... is a kind of isolation ) separation resulting from hostility

(... is a kind of isolation ) personal state of isolation and anxiety resulting from a lack of social control and regulation

(... is a kind of isolation ) the condition of being concealed or hidden

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