[ en-ahyl ]
/ ɛnˈaɪl /

verb (used with object), en·isled, en·isl·ing.

to make an island of.
to place on an island.
to isolate.


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Origin of enisle

First recorded in 1605–15; en-1 + isle
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British Dictionary definitions for enisle

/ (ɪnˈaɪl) /


(tr) poetic to put on or make into an island
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