Definition of Quarantine:

  1. Impose isolation on (a person, animal, or place); put in quarantine.

  2. A state, period, or place of isolation in which people or animals that have arrived from elsewhere or been exposed to infectious or contagious disease are placed.

  3. Forced isolation, usually of infected or suspected to be infected, people, animals, plants, food, or goods.

Synonyms of Quarantine

Separation, Setting apart, Keeping apart, Sorting out, Separate, Set apart, Segregate, Detach, Cut off, Keep apart, Cocoon, Insulate, Quarantine, Keep in solitude, Sequester, Cloister, Seclude, Divorce, Shut away, Alienate, Distance, Exclude, Keep out, Jim Crow, Alien, Apartheid, Apartness, Beleaguer, Beleaguerment, Beset, Besetment, Besiege, Blockade, Blockading, Bolt, Bound, Box in, Cage, Chamber, Circumscription, Close in, Color bar, Compass, Confinement, Contain, Coop, Coop in, Coop up, Cordon, Cordon off, Cordon sanitaire, Cordoning, Cordoning off, Corral, Cull out, Detachment, Divide, Division, Encircle, Enclose, Enclosure, Encompass, Enshrine, Envelopment, Ethnocentrism, Exclusiveness, Fence in, Foreigner, Ghettoize, Gin, Hedge in, Hem in, House in, Immurement, Impound, Imprison, Imprisonment, Incarcerate, Incarceration, Include, Inclusion, Insularity, Insulate, Insulation, Isolate, Isolation, Isolationism, Jail, Keep apart, Keep aside, Kennel, Know-nothingism, Lay aside, Leaguer, Mew, Mew up, Narrowness, Out-group, Outcast, Outsider, Parochialism, Pen, Pen in, Persona non grata, Pick out, Pocket, Privacy, Privatism, Privatization, Put aside, Quarantine flag, Race hatred, Racial segregation, Rail in, Recess, Reclusion, Retirement, Retreat, Riddle, Rope off, Rustication, Sanitary cordon, Screen, Seal off, Seclude, Seclusion, Secrecy, Segregate, Segregation, Separate, Separation, Sequestration, Set apart, Set aside, Shrine, Shut in, Shut up, Siege, Sieve, Sift, Snobbishness, Sort out, Splendid isolation, Stable, Stranger, Surround, Thrash, Thresh, Tightness, Wall in, Winnow, Withdrawal, Wrap, Xenophobia, Yard, Yard up, Yellow flag, Yellow jack

How to use Quarantine in a sentence?

  1. Many animals die in quarantine.
  2. I quarantine all new fish for one month.

Meaning of Quarantine & Quarantine Definition