Examples of isolated in a Sentence
The town remains a very isolated community.
The camp is located in an isolated area.
The arrest was an isolated incident in his youth.
a few isolated cases of vandalism
Recent Examples of isolated from the Web
Confidence: Medium-High A LOOK AHEAD Saturday is likely to be cloud-filled and showery with isolated thunderstorms still a possibility, especially south and southeast of Washington.
As much as 6 inches (15 centimeters) of rain, with some isolated spots getting 10 inches, are expected across parts of Texas and Louisiana and into Tennessee and Kentucky through Friday.
McLellan said Wednesday that the city and surrounding area is becoming increasingly isolated because Interstate 10, highways and many secondary roads are flooded.
Other areas of the state could also see isolated flash flooding from locally heavy rains.
By 2010, as American military numbers rose to 100,000, American and other coalition troops were in every one of the 34 Afghan provinces, often scattered — as the Soviets had been — in isolated fortresses.
The fall apparently wasn’t an isolated event, as several neighbors said trees have fallen in the neighborhood in recent months, WBTV reported.
President Trump is weak, isolated, and deeply unpopular.
The isolated neighborhood, tucked into the wedge created by the intersection of W. Atkinson and N. Teutonia avenues, was plagued by drug-dealing, street gambling and prostitution.
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First Known Use of isolated
ISOLATED Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of isolated for English Language Learners
: separate from others
: happening just once
: happening in different places and at different times
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