A condition, period of time, or place in which a person, animal, plant, vehicle, or amount of material suspected of carrying an infectious agent is kept in confinement or isolated in an effort to prevent disease from spreading.
The state or quality of being alone or remote from others:
The definition of confinement is the action or state of being contained or kept in a place or situation.
Seclusion is defined as isolation, privacy or being away from others, or a private or sheltered place that is away from others.
The process of changing or undergoing change in one's thinking or in a position:
The definition of sequestration is the seizure of property by an agent of the court to avoid harm to the property, or a legal procedure for U.S. government budget control when federal spending cuts are automatically implemented to avoid spending money that will not be covered by revenue.
(Politics, public policy) The separation of people (geographically, residentially, or in businesses, public transit, etc) into racial or other categories (e.g. religion, sex).
An instance of being imperfectly known or difficult to understand.
(Archaic) A place of privacy or seclusion; a retreat.
Privacy is the state of being free from public scrutiny or from having your secrets or personal information shared.
(Electrical) a medium in which it is possible to maintain an electrical field with little supply of energy from additional sources.
The act or an instance of retracting or revoking:
the act of isolating something; setting something apart from others
Find another word for isolation. In this page you can discover 22 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for isolation, like: quarantine, solitude, loneliness, remoteness, detachment, include, confinement, seclusion, separation, retreat and sequestration.