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Related / Similar Words: apart(p), obscure, scattered, stray, quarantined, detached, separated, set-apart, disjunct, marooned, stranded

 

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  • remote and separate physically or socially; "existed over the centuries as a world apart"; "preserved because they inhabited a place apart"- W.H.Hudson; "tiny isolated villages remote from centers of civilization"; "an obscure village";
  • not close together in time; "isolated instances of rebellion"; "scattered fire"; "a stray bullet grazed his thigh";
  • under forced isolation especially for health reasons; "a quarantined animal"; "isolated patients";
  • being or feeling set or kept apart from others; "she felt detached from the group"; "could not remain the isolated figure he had been"- Sherwood Anderson; "thought of herself as alone and separated from the others"; "had a set-apart feeling";
  • marked by separation of or from usually contiguous elements; "little isolated worlds, as abruptly disjunct and unexpected as a palm-shaded well in the Sahara"- Scientific Monthly;
  • cut off or left behind; "an isolated pawn"; "several stranded fish in a tide pool"; "travelers marooned by the blizzard";

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