Meaning of self-isolation in English:


Pronunciation /ˌsɛlfʌɪsəˈleɪʃ(ə)n/


mass noun
  • A state or period of remaining apart from others, especially in order to prevent the transmission or acquisition of an infectious disease.

    ‘they have not caught the virus but are in self-isolation’
    • ‘she went into self-isolation at home directly after leaving the hospital’