English-Norwegian translation of isolation

Translation of the word isolation from english to norwegian, with synonyms, antonyms, verb conjugation, pronunciation, anagrams, examples of use.

isolation in Norwegian

generalnoun isolering [u]
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Since Tom arrived at Guantanamo Bay he has been exposed to different forms of torture: sleep deprivation, sensory deprivation, extreme temperatures, prolonged isolation, lack of sunlight and limited health care.
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Definitions of isolation
1. isolation - a state of separation between persons or groups
  separation the act of dividing or disconnecting
  solitude a solitary place
  purdah, solitude a screen used in India to separate women from men or strangers
  solitariness, loneliness the state of being alone in solitary isolation
  quarantine isolation to prevent the spread of infectious disease
  insularism, insularity, insulation, detachment the act of protecting something by surrounding it with material that reduces or prevents the transmission of sound or heat or electricity
  estrangement, alienation the action of alienating; the action of causing to become unfriendly; "his behavior alienated the other students"
  anomie, anomy lack of moral standards in a society
  privacy, privateness, secrecy, concealment the quality of being secluded from the presence or view of others
2. isolation - (psychiatry) a defense mechanism in which memory of an unacceptable act or impulse is separated from the emotion originally associated with it
  defence mechanism, defence reaction, defense mechanism, defense reaction, defence, defense (psychiatry) an unconscious process that tries to reduce the anxiety associated with instinctive desires
  psychiatry, psychological medicine, psychopathology the branch of medicine dealing with the diagnosis and treatment of mental disorders
3. isolation - the act of isolating something; setting something apart from others
  separation the act of dividing or disconnecting
  quarantine isolation to prevent the spread of infectious disease
4. isolation - a country's withdrawal from international politics; "he opposed a policy of American isolation"
  non-engagement, non-involvement, nonparticipation withdrawing from the activities of a group
5. isolation - a feeling of being disliked and alone
  disaffection, estrangement, alienation disloyalty to the government or to established authority; "the widespread disaffection of the troops"
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