Synonyms of insulate
1 isolateDictionary • Their wealthy families had insulated them from reality.
isolate • This policy could isolate members from the UN security council.
protect • He vowed to protect her all the days of her life.
screen • They deliberately screened him from knowledge of their operations.
defend • They defended themselves against some racist thugs.
shelter • A neighbour sheltered the boy for seven days.
shield • He shielded his head from the sun with an old sack.
cocoon • I was cocooned in my own safe little world.
sequester • This jury is expected to be sequestered for at least two months.
wrap up in cotton wool
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• I was cocooned in my own safe little world.
• He covered his head with a turban.
defendIf you defend someone or something, you take action in order to protect them.
• They defended themselves against some racist thugs.
Thesaurus for insulate from the Collins English Thesaurus
to prevent or reduce the transmission of electricity, heat, or sound to or from (a body, device, or region) by surrounding with a nonconducting material