insolate


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in·so·late

 (ĭn′sō-lāt′, ĭn-sō′-)
tr.v. in·so·lat·ed, in·so·lat·ing, in·so·lates
To expose to sunlight.

[Latin īnsōlāre, īnsōlāt- : in-, in; see in-2 + sōl, sun; see sāwel- in Indo-European roots.]

insolate

(ˈɪnsəʊˌleɪt)
vb
(tr) to expose to sunlight, as for bleaching
[C17: from Latin insōlāre to place in the sun, from in-2 + sōl sun]

insolate


Past participle: insolated
Gerund: insolating

Imperative
insolate
insolate
Present
I insolate
you insolate
he/she/it insolates
we insolate
you insolate
they insolate
Preterite
I insolated
you insolated
he/she/it insolated
we insolated
you insolated
they insolated
Present Continuous
I am insolating
you are insolating
he/she/it is insolating
we are insolating
you are insolating
they are insolating
Present Perfect
I have insolated
you have insolated
he/she/it has insolated
we have insolated
you have insolated
they have insolated
Past Continuous
I was insolating
you were insolating
he/she/it was insolating
we were insolating
you were insolating
they were insolating
Past Perfect
I had insolated
you had insolated
he/she/it had insolated
we had insolated
you had insolated
they had insolated
Future
I will insolate
you will insolate
he/she/it will insolate
we will insolate
you will insolate
they will insolate
Future Perfect
I will have insolated
you will have insolated
he/she/it will have insolated
we will have insolated
you will have insolated
they will have insolated
Future Continuous
I will be insolating
you will be insolating
he/she/it will be insolating
we will be insolating
you will be insolating
they will be insolating
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been insolating
you have been insolating
he/she/it has been insolating
we have been insolating
you have been insolating
they have been insolating
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been insolating
you will have been insolating
he/she/it will have been insolating
we will have been insolating
you will have been insolating
they will have been insolating
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been insolating
you had been insolating
he/she/it had been insolating
we had been insolating
you had been insolating
they had been insolating
Conditional
I would insolate
you would insolate
he/she/it would insolate
we would insolate
you would insolate
they would insolate
Past Conditional
I would have insolated
you would have insolated
he/she/it would have insolated
we would have insolated
you would have insolated
they would have insolated
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.insolate - expose to the rays of the sun or affect by exposure to the sun; "insolated paper may turn yellow and crumble"; "These herbs suffer when sunned"
expose - expose or make accessible to some action or influence; "Expose your students to art"; "expose the blanket to sunshine"
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The executive order described as a further step in the US effort to insolate Iran, prevents any assets deemed to be in US control-including foreign branches of American banks from being transferred, paid, exported or withdrawn.
These standards define the rules, by which is evaluated whether the sun's rays insolate the rooms.