Usage examples for isolated

  1. We know that Heaven would scarce be Heaven at all if we were to be but solitary isolated spirits amongst a crowd of others whom we did not know or love. – The Gospel of the Hereafter by J. Paterson-Smyth
  2. His belief was that the University should not be isolated nor removed from the stream of national life; his hope was that it should minister in a practical and tangible way to the community in which it was situated. – McGill and its Story, 1821-1921 by Cyrus Macmillan
  3. The only missing man was Dirk Peters, who had decidedly isolated himself from the crew. – An Antarctic Mystery by Jules Verne
  4. All morning the snow fell so softly and quietly that the Quadrangle seemed to be isolated in a still white world of its own. – Molly Brown's Junior Days by Nell Speed
  5. Brunswick, says the Eden Hotel, will fight in the hope of support from the Saxon towns, not knowing that they will not rise, for it has been isolated for a week. – The New Germany by George Young
  6. She, however, who had been so much isolated, now made the care of her child an excuse for retiring still further into silence. – Father and Son by Edmund Gosse
  7. So I withdrew into myself, and should probably have grown still more isolated than I was before, but that I met you, and, as time went on, we became friends. – Stories By English Authors: London by Various
  8. Thus he found himself suddenly face to face with Mole, somewhat isolated from the rest, and close to the tin bath with its grim contents. – The League of the Scarlet Pimpernel by Baroness Orczy
  9. Many little things attracted our attention, to remain in our memories as isolated pictures. – African Camp Fires by Stewart Edward White
  10. Bermuda is an isolated point, isn't it? – The Boy With the U. S. Fisheries by Francis Rolt-Wheeler
  11. Passing her days in the enclosure, isolated from all the world, she formed ideas for herself which would have strangely shocked the good people of the Faubourg. – The Fortune of the Rougons by Emile Zola
  12. We have been kept pretty well isolated from you. – The Red Cross Girls with Pershing to Victory by Margaret Vandercook
  13. I have called your attention to this movement in order to say that it was neither accidental nor isolated. – The Complete Essays of C. D. Warner by Charles Dudley Warner
  14. But it was leaving him and his men isolated and under attack. – Time Crime by H. Beam Piper
  15. He was perfectly conscious of this, and it pained him, though no one guessed it except his son, who felt a tender pity for the man who led so isolated and solitary a life. – By Berwen Banks by Allen Raine
  16. Norada must have been pretty isolated before that. – The Breaking Point by Mary Roberts Rinehart
  17. The affair of the watch was quite an isolated instance, and so immediately followed by the change and fresh life of school that it had not left a mark behind. – Wilfrid Cumbermede by George MacDonald
  18. No information was forthcoming as to the location of either of these forces, and it would seem that, instead of one continuous line, there were many small parties holding out in isolated groups. – Short History of the London Rifle Brigade by Unknown
  19. " Isolated, surely-" and off she went again to other matters, just as Mr. Twist had got his mouth open to explain at last. – Christopher and Columbus by Countess Elizabeth Von Arnim