Synonyms

1. 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

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Rhymes with Island

  • wyland
  • wiland
  • weiland
  • reiland
  • pyland
  • nylund
  • nyland
  • niland
  • hyland
  • highland
  • heiland
  • byland
  • eiland

How do you pronounce island?

Pronounce island as ˈaɪlənd.

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Sentences with island


1. Noun, singular or mass
Some of the most popular Malaysian dive sites are in Sabah on the island of Borneo.

Quotes about island


1. Lighthouses don’t go running all over an island looking for boats to save; they just stand there shining.
- Anne Lamott

2. There's a certain type of character that you can't help but come in contact with growing up and living in Brooklyn and Long Island. A certain mixture of moxie, heart, and a wise guy sense of humor.
- Steve Buscemi

3. There is more treasure in books than in all the pirates' loot on Treasure Island and best of all, you can enjoy these riches every day of your life.
- Walt Disney Company

2. island-dweller

noun. an inhabitant of an island.

Synonyms

  • islander
  • dweller
  • habitant
  • indweller
  • denizen

Antonyms

  • inactivation

3. 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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