verb (used with object), i·so·lat·ed, i·so·lat·ing.
Origin of isolate
Related formsi·so·la·tor, nounre·i·so·late, verb (used with object), re·i·so·lat·ed, re·i·so·lat·ing.un·i·so·late, verb (used with object), un·i·so·lat·ed, un·i·so·lat·ing.
Examples from the Web for isolate
JUDNICK: My reaction is so visceral that I immediately, like you, isolate myself so I can breathe.
They are, after all, carefully selected “types,” and to isolate them runs the risk of seeing the book as an allegory.
We can do that because of two things: strong health care…and strong public health that can track contacts and isolate them.CDC Director: First U.S. Ebola Patient ‘Critically Ill’|Abby Haglage|September 30, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Backed by NATO solidarity and economic sanctions with teeth, it just might isolate Putin enough that he backs off.
He made a decision to isolate himself, so I would ask did he think he was going to die when he realized he was exposed?
If any of the animals die, make complete post-mortem examinations and endeavour to isolate the pathogenic organisms.The Elements of Bacteriological Technique|John William Henry Eyre
Isolate we have indeed been as a people, but not provincially nor narrowly nor proudly isolate.
Isolate over the garden-wall was the face; the rest of the man and all the horse were hidden behind it.The Flight of the Shadow|George MacDonald
We are at least enabled to isolate a problem for investigation.Logic, Inductive and Deductive|William Minto
But though you can individualize it and propagate it indefinitely, you cannot isolate it from its fuel and keep it by itself.Hinduism and Buddhism, Vol I. (of 3)|Charles Eliot