Übersetzung von “insulate” — Englisch–Portugiesisch Wörterbuch


verb uk /ˈɪn.sjʊ.leɪt/ us

to cover and surround something with a material or substance in order to stop heat, sound, or electricity from escaping or entering

You can insulate a house against heat loss by having the windows double-glazed.

to protect someone or something from harmful experiences or influences

Children should be insulated from the horrors of war.
Until recently the country’s economy has been insulated from recession by its reserves of raw materials.

(Übersetzung von “insulate” aus dem Cambridge Englisch–Portugiesisch Wörterbuch © Cambridge University Press)