isolation

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Synonyms for isolation

Synonyms for isolation

the act or process of isolating

the quality or state of being alone

Synonyms for isolation

a feeling of being disliked and alone

the act of isolating something

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(psychiatry) a defense mechanism in which memory of an unacceptable act or impulse is separated from the emotion originally associated with it

a country's withdrawal from international politics

References in periodicals archive ?
Denial and isolation, anger, depression, bargaining and acceptance
Bargaining, anger, acceptance, depression, denial and isolation
Elizabeth Kubler-Ross (1969) described five stages of grieving: denial and isolation, anger, bargaining, depression and acceptance.