Detachment and Standoffishness


Detachment noun - Lack of favoritism toward one side or another.

Standoffishness and detachment are semantically related. In some cases you can use "Standoffishness" instead a noun "Detachment".

Nearby Words: detached, detach, detaching, detachable


Standoffishness noun - A disposition to be distant and unsympathetic in manner.
Show all Definitions
Synonyms for Standoffishness

Detachment and standoffishness are semantically related. You can use "Detachment" instead a noun "Standoffishness".
Cite this Source
Standoffishness and Detachment. (2016). Retrieved 2022, August 17, from
Detachment & Standoffishness. N.p., 2016. Web. 17 Aug. 2022. <>.
Standoffishness or Detachment. 2016. Accessed August 17, 2022.
Google Ngram Viewer shows how "detachment" and "standoffishness" have occurred on timeline