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1. island-dweller

noun. an inhabitant of an island.

Synonyms

  • islander
  • dweller
  • habitant
  • indweller
  • denizen

Antonyms

  • inactivation

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Words that Rhyme with Barrier Island

  • rhode-island
  • long-island
  • wyland
  • wiland
  • weiland
  • reiland
  • pyland
  • nylund
  • nyland
  • niland
  • hyland
  • highland
  • heiland
  • byland
  • eiland

Example sentences of the word barrier-island


1. Noun Phrase
At 70 miles, this federally protected shoreline is the longest undeveloped barrier island in the world.

2. Noun Phrase
Situated on a barrier island, the Crest, as locals call it, is surrounded by water.

2. barrier

noun. ['ˈbæriːɝ, ˈbɛriːɝ'] a structure or object that impedes free movement.

Synonyms

  • rail
  • revetment
  • groyne
  • barricade
  • obstruction
  • fender
  • groin
  • wing
  • roadblock
  • dyke
  • jetty
  • bannister
  • railing
  • handrail
  • impediment
  • crash barrier
  • grating
  • grate
  • obstructor
  • hurdle
  • balusters
  • balustrade
  • movable barrier
  • starting stall
  • banister
  • fence
  • dike
  • mole
  • dam
  • obstructer
  • seawall
  • fencing
  • starting gate
  • bulwark
  • impedimenta

Antonyms

  • walk
  • free
  • stay in place
  • euphonious

3. barrier

noun. ['ˈbæriːɝ, ˈbɛriːɝ'] any condition that makes it difficult to make progress or to achieve an objective.

Synonyms

  • language barrier
  • roadblock
  • ideological barrier
  • obstacle

Antonyms

  • male
  • attack
  • artifact
  • proliferation

4. barrier

noun. ['ˈbæriːɝ, ˈbɛriːɝ'] anything serving to maintain separation by obstructing vision or access.

Synonyms

  • blood-brain barrier
  • bar
  • curtain

Antonyms

  • permit
  • unbar
  • unfasten

5. island

noun. ['ˈaɪlənd'] a land mass (smaller than a continent) that is surrounded by water.

Synonyms

  • Aegean island
  • barrier island
  • Caribbean Island
  • land
  • South Sea Islands
  • solid ground
  • archipelago
  • earth
  • ground
  • dry land

6. island

noun. ['ˈaɪlənd'] a zone or area resembling an island.

Synonyms

  • zone
  • safety zone
  • kitchen island
  • traffic island
  • safety isle

Antonyms

  • leave
  • disconnect
  • unfasten
  • figure
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