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isolated
 a.  remote; secluded; placed or standing apart or alone
Classic Sentence: (77 in 6 pages)
1  This well is isolated in the middle of the courtyard.
Les Misérables (V2) By Victor Hugo
Get Context   In BOOK 1: CHAPTER II—HOUGOMONT
2  Each regiment, isolated from the rest, and having no bond with the army, now shattered in every part, died alone.
Les Misérables (V2) By Victor Hugo
Get Context   In BOOK 1: CHAPTER XIV—THE LAST SQUARE
3  We shall see further on that this man had, in fact, hired a chamber in that isolated quarter.
Les Misérables (V2) By Victor Hugo
Get Context   In BOOK 3: CHAPTER VI—WHICH POSSIBLY PROVES BOULATRUELLE'S INTELLIGE...
4  They had eaten some bread and cheese purchased in isolated taverns, behind hedges; they had changed carriages frequently; they had travelled short distances on foot.
Les Misérables (V2) By Victor Hugo
Get Context   In BOOK 3: CHAPTER XI—NUMBER 9,430 REAPPEARS, AND COSETTE WINS IT IN...
5  I have an isolated hovel yonder, behind the ruins of the old convent, in a corner which no one ever looks into.
Les Misérables (V2) By Victor Hugo
Get Context   In BOOK 5: CHAPTER IX—THE MAN WITH THE BELL
6  It was the most retired chamber in the most isolated house on the most deserted boulevard in Paris.
Les Misérables (V3) By Victor Hugo
Get Context   In BOOK 8: CHAPTER XVII—THE USE MADE OF MARIUS' FIVE-FRANC PIECE
7  In the isolated life which they led, and since they had come to dwell in the Rue Plumet, they had contracted one habit.
Les Misérables (V4) By Victor Hugo
Get Context   In BOOK 3: CHAPTER VIII—THE CHAIN-GANG
8  The Saint-Bernard courtyard was no longer absolutely isolated from the Charlemagne and the Saint-Louis courts.
Les Misérables (V4) By Victor Hugo
Get Context   In BOOK 6: CHAPTER III—THE VICISSITUDES OF FLIGHT
9  They disarmed isolated sentinels and National Guardsmen in the streets on their way to the Townhall.
Les Misérables (V4) By Victor Hugo
Get Context   In BOOK 10: CHAPTER IV—THE EBULLITIONS OF FORMER DAYS
10  As the reader sees, the two barricades, though materially isolated, were in communication with each other.
Les Misérables (V5) By Victor Hugo
Get Context   In BOOK 1: CHAPTER III—LIGHT AND SHADOW
11  Nevertheless, isolated as he was, we must say that the Duke of Buckingham did not experience an instant of fear.
THE THREE MUSKETEERS By Alexandre Dumas
Get Context   In 12 GEORGE VILLIERS, DUKE OF BUCKINGHAM
12  They would have an easy bargain of four isolated men; whereas four men together make a troop.
THE THREE MUSKETEERS By Alexandre Dumas
Get Context   In 19 PLAN OF CAMPAIGN
13  At length after a journey of nearly an hour, the carriage stopped before an iron gate, which closed an avenue leading to a castle severe in form, massive, and isolated.
THE THREE MUSKETEERS By Alexandre Dumas
Get Context   In 49 FATALITY
14  Arrived at the angle of a street, he pointed to a small house, isolated, solitary, and dismal.
THE THREE MUSKETEERS By Alexandre Dumas
Get Context   In 64 THE MAN IN THE RED CLOAK
15  Grimaud extended his arm, and by the bluish splendor of the fiery serpent they distinguished a little isolated house on the banks of the river, within a hundred paces of a ferry.
THE THREE MUSKETEERS By Alexandre Dumas
Get Context   In 65 TRIAL
Example Sentence: (34 in 3 pages)
1  His bad behaviour was just an isolated incident.
2  The town was isolated by the floods.
3  It looks as if the concept of the isolated gene as a unit of selection is an idealized abstraction from reality.
4  Not many people visit this isolated spot.
5  A united effort is always more effective than an isolated complaint.
6  They have isolated the bacterium in its pure form.
7  Great men are rarely isolated mountain-peaks; they are summits of ranges.
8  The radical group in the ruling party is becoming increasingly isolated.
9  Several villages have been isolated by the heavy snowfall.
10  Without help, many elderly people would be left isolated.
11  At the extreme, some nuclear waste is so radioactive it has to be kept isolated for thousands of years.
12  "Do you mean to say," he asked, "that you are completely isolated from every connection?"
13  On their return, a long-term strategy to help these isolated communities get back to self-sufficiency will be considered.
14  Because of its geographical isolation, the area developed its own unique culture.
15  The country has been threatened with complete isolation from the international community unless the atrocities stop.