isle definition

  • noun:
    • An island, especially a little one.
    • An island.
    • identify aisle.
    • An island.
    • A spot within another of an alternate color, as upon the wings of some pests.
    • An island.
    • In entomology, identical to islet, 2.
    • An old spelling of aisle.
    • A hot coal; an ember: usually in plural.
    • a tiny area
  • verb-transitive:
    • resulting in in order to become an island, or like an island; to surround or encompass; to area.
  • others:
    • resulting in to be or resemble an isle; insulate; island.
    • To dwell on an isle.
    • a quick platform, generally speaking protected by posts, put into the center of a busy street as a convenience and a short-term stopping-place in crossing the road so when a location of safety to avoid passing vehicles. Also called refuge.

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