Example sentences for: insularity

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

  • It retained its paramilitary tactics and insularity (Mafiosi called their organization a "family," and members took a blood oath).

  • A combination of jingoism among political elites and insularity among the business elites who spearheaded this new international commerce provoked a near-50-year reaction against free trade and global communications.

  • This can breed insularity; some villagers have never been as far as Funchal and the thought of making the long trip to the mainland is even more remote.

  • The Christian right wants to dissolve the massive Washington bureaucracies, but conservatives such as Steve Forbes and George W. Bush favor a powerful federal government that will "use morality-driven, activist foreign policy and a series of grand domestic initiatives to halt the right's drift into localism and insularity."

  • But tactics alone won't rescue labor from its peculiar weakness and insularity.


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