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ISLE

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 Dictionary entry overview: What does isle mean? 

ISLE (noun)
  The noun ISLE has 1 sense:

1. a small island

  Familiarity information: ISLE used as a noun is very rare.


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ISLE (noun)


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Meaning:

A small island

Classified under:

Nouns denoting natural objects (not man-made)

Synonyms:

isle; islet

Instance hypernyms:

island (a land mass (smaller than a continent) that is surrounded by water)

Instance hyponyms:

Perejil (a small uninhabited Mediterranean islet claimed by both Morocco and Spain)

Isle of Wight; Wight (an isle and county of southern England in the English Channel)


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