isle isle  /ˈaɪl/

Definition(s):

  • (n) a small island

Usage(s):

  1. Napoleons to Exile Back The rocky isle of Saint Anastasia in the Black Sea is Bulgaria's Elba.
  2. The spirit that moved Eire to declare her independence moved two of her western isles to assert their own independence of Eire.
  3. Buyers have been snapping up isles like this one in Pleasant Bay, Maine.

News

  1. Viewers snap photos of a water spout near Grand Isle Wednesday

    Viewers in Grand Isle said a Water Spout caused minor damage in Grand Isle Wednesday.
    on June 20, 2013     Source: WDSU New Orleans

  2. Baxter City Council: Isle Drive project pushed back

    BAXTER - Isle Drive will have to wait. Baxter noted Tuesday its priority project to extend Isle Drive will have to wait for construction in 2015 - a year later than hoped - as funding streams have not been favorable.
    on June 19, 2013     Source: Brainerd Dispatch

  3. Sea Isle City Residents Prove They’re Stronger Than Sandy As Rebuilding Efforts Continue

    It's a special day on the 5900 block of Sounds Avenue in Sea Isle. Construction crews are hard at work, but it's not you're every day building project.
    on June 19, 2013     Source: CBS Philadelphia

Quotes

  1. "Today's development was unfortunate," NHL commissioner Gary Bettman said. "If the Isle of Capri is not granted the license on Wednesday, then an already difficult and volatile situation will be aggravated. It is imperative that the Penguins...
    on Dec 15, 2006 By: Gary Bettman Source: News4Jax.com

  2. "The Isle of Man, for example, has made significant improvements to their regulatory regime in order to secure a place on the white list," said James Purnell, the Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport.
    on Aug 11, 2007 By: James Purnell Source: Independent

  3. "Almost four years after Hurricanes Rita and Katrina, communities like Cameron Parish and Grand Isle are still waiting on an answer from FEMA so that fire stations and other key facilities can be rebuilt. And FEMA is complaining about a short delay...
    on May 6, 2009 By: David Vitter Source: ABC News

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