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Definition of "isles" []

  • An island, esp a small one: used in literature and (when cap.) in place names (noun)
  • Plural form of isle. (noun)

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Use "isles" in a sentence
  • "It's one of the most well-known speeches but quite clearly and very creatively they are punning on the word isles."
  • "In contrast, the SNP's, the other Celtic and English nationalists 'belief that national identity in these isles is a zero-sum game where you can only have one or the other, is a very narrow one - one that doesn't rest at all comfortably with the reality with of the modern multi-ethnic and cultural United Kingdom."
  • "It must be “Romaric” posing in a lovely pic taken in the Greek isles is what looks to be the backdrop …."