Examples of isle in a Sentence
the Australian seas are rife with uninhabited isles
Recent Examples of isle from the Web
Lily James is the bold actress tasked with playing young Streep, jaunting all over the Greek isle and singing about various beaux.
In order to get to the isle’s sixth-century monastery, a UNESCO World Heritage site, for example, travelers have to climb the 670 steps.
Low-lying parts of Fort Lauderdale, including Riviera and Hendricks isles and Las Olas Boulevard, saw flooding last year.
The 148-acre isle—on the East River between Manhattan and Queens—has been home to a prison, a smallpox hospital, an asylum, an almshouse and a 1970s experiment in affordable middle-class housing.
The artificial isle in the Bay has deep cultural roots.
Leave a Note Set right on the shores of the famed Blue Lagoon, Turtle Island Resort inhabits a private isle within Fiji's Yasawa Islands.
Spurned but undeterred, McKinnon and Bryant left to set sail for the nearby isle of Lesbos.
For many Britons, the Brexit vote, driven by the perception Brussels had too much influence on the isles, raises questions about what kind of country Britain should be.
These example sentences are selected automatically from various online news sources to reflect current usage of the word 'isle.' Views expressed in the examples do not represent the opinion of Merriam-Webster or its editors. Send us feedback.
Origin and Etymology of isle
First Known Use: 13th centurySee Words from the same year
First Known Use of isle
ISLE Defined for Kids
Seen and Heard
What made you want to look up isle? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).