What does the word isolation mean?

  • Separation from others.

Usage examples for isolation

  1. Each of the three seemed wrapped in the splendid isolation of his own dream. – The Silent Places by Steward Edward White
  2. Chalais and Lanti made bold to ask the King for permission to go and join the Princess in her isolation. – The Memoirs of Louis XIV., Volume 9 And His Court and of The Regency by Duc de Saint-Simon
  3. Not only did they refuse to connect themselves with anything else, but by the very finality of their isolation, they warned him that they- and perhaps a few more vague memories of similar sort- were all that recollection ever would give him. – The Indian Drum by William MacHarg Edwin Balmer

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