Reserve and Standoffishness


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Reserve noun – The checking of one's true feelings and impulses when dealing with others.
Standoffishness and reserve are semantically related. In some cases you can use "Standoffishness" instead a noun "Reserve".
Nearby Words: reserved, reservation, reserving, reservist
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Standoffishness noun – A disposition to be distant and unsympathetic in manner.
Reserve and standoffishness are semantically related. You can use "Reserve" instead a noun "Standoffishness".
Synonyms for Standoffishness
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Standoffishness or Reserve. 2016. Accessed December 07, 2021.

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