Example sentences for: insular

How can you use “insular” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • The typical insular American probably doesn't realize just how different a game it is up there.

  • They are themselves partly to blame, because they're such insular snobs.

  • It's such an insular culture, ultimately, that Microsoft people have trouble even grasping questions that are posed from a non-Microsoft point of view.

  • The conclusion to be drawn here is something of a zoological or at any rate ethnic nature: the bear is far more familiar in continental Europe than in insular Britain.

  • A Wall Street Journal front-page feature points to an interesting reason why established large corporations haven't exactly reaped the Internet's rewards: The large corps are used to insular, if not paranoid, decision-making, and Internet operations force them into all sorts of relations with outsiders they can't really control.

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