Island synonyms

ī'lənd

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An island, esp., a small island
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A low island, coral reef, or sandbar
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A large group of islands:
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A harbour or anchorage protected from the sea.
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A small island in a river or lake, near the mainland or a larger island
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Land surrounded by water
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A residential institution for the care of the aged, mentally ill, etc.
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Land surrounded by water
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The quality or property of being insular.
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The definition of a shelter is a structure that provides cover or protection.
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A coral island or series of coral islands forming a ring that nearly or entirely encloses a shallow lagoon. Atolls are surrounded by deep ocean water and range in diameter from about 1 km (0.62 mi) to over 100 km (62 mi). They are especially common in the western and central Pacific Ocean and are believed to form along the fringes of underwater volcanoes.
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A reef knot.
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A distinctly bounded area enclosed within a larger unit:
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(Chiefly UK) A little island, especially in a river or lake.
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The definition of a safety zone is a marked area of a roadway set aside for pedestrians.
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A crucial step or requirement.
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An expediency or shift; action taken to escape trouble or difficulty
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A place of safety, refuge, or protection.
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The definition of insular is someone or something removed from and disinterested in other people, cultures or communities.
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A person or group that is set apart
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The definition of a bar is something that is rectangular in shape.
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(Scot.) An isolated rock or reef in the sea
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Land surrounded by water
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(Scotland) An oat.
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Find another word for island. In this page you can discover 37 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for island, like: islet, isle, shore, cay, archipelago, haven, holm, isla (Spanish), retreat, jima (Japanese) and insularity.