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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

To cover or surround with a material to slow or stop the flow of electricity, heat, or sound.

Usage examples (35)
  • I believe that for permanent survival, man must balance science with other qualities of life, qualities of body and spirit as well as those of mind - qualities he cannot...
  • The idea that 12-year terms insulate Regents from political winds should be recognized as fantasy.
  • But the effort to "insulate" federal judges from intellectual influences is foolish.
  • But it was either in private or he was protected by a group of people who knew how to kind of insulate him. for more
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