Detachment and Standoffishness


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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
Synonyms for Detachment


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Standoffishness noun – A disposition to be distant and unsympathetic in manner.
Detachment and standoffishness are semantically related. You can use "Detachment" instead a noun "Standoffishness".
Synonyms for Standoffishness
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Standoffishness and Detachment. (2016). Retrieved 2021, October 17, from
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Standoffishness or Detachment. 2016. Accessed October 17, 2021.

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