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Concise Dictionary
insulates|insulated|insulating'ɪnsəleɪt /-sjʊl-
+protect from heat, cold, or noise by surrounding with insulating material
+place or set apart

Thesaurus Dictionary
1 detach, separate, isolate, segregate, shelter, preserve, set or keep apart, sequester, sequestrate, quarantine:
The rock star's aides did their best to insulate her from her screaming fans
2 lag, protect, shield, cushion, wrap, cover:
Insulate the pipes to prevent heat loss. Insulate the wire with this tape. Nitroglycerine must be insulated from shock.
Advanced English Dictionary
+ adjective
protected with a material that prevents heat, sound, electricity, etc. from passing through: insulated wires + a well-insulated house
Collocation Dictionary

1 protected against the cold, sound, etc.




well | badly, poorly | heavily | properly


The laboratory was well insulated against all outside noise.
| with
The hot water tank should be insulated with proper insulating materials.

2 protected from unpleasant experiences


completely, totally | largely


The community was totally insulated from the outside world.

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