enisle
transitive verb Date: 1612 1. to place apart ; isolate 2. to make an island of

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  • enisle — index isolate Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • enisle — [en īl′, inīl′] vt. enisled, enisling Old Poet. 1. to make into or like an island 2. to place on or as on an island; isolate …   English World dictionary

  • enisle — /en uyl /, v.t., enisled, enisling. 1. to make an island of. 2. to place on an island. 3. to isolate. [1605 15; EN 1 + ISLE] * * * …   Universalium

  • enisle — verb a) To make into an island b) To isolate …   Wiktionary

  • enisle — v. make an island of; place on an island; isolate …   English contemporary dictionary

  • enisle — en·isle …   English syllables

  • enisle — en•isle [[t]ɛnˈaɪl[/t]] v. t. isled, isl•ing 1) to make an island of 2) to place on an island 3) to isolate • Etymology: 1605–15 …   From formal English to slang

  • enisle — ə̇n, en+ transitive verb Etymology: en (I) + isle, n. 1. : to place apart (as on an island) 2. : to make an island of …   Useful english dictionary

  • inisle — ə̇n+ archaic variant of enisle * * * inisle variant of enisle v …   Useful english dictionary

  • in|isle — «ihn YL», transitive verb, isled, isl|ing. = enisle. (Cf. ↑enisle) …   Useful english dictionary

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