SYNONYMS FOR detached
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OTHER WORDS FROM detachedde·tached·ly [dih-tach-id-lee, -tacht-lee], /dɪˈtætʃ ɪd li, -ˈtætʃt li/, adverbde·tach·ed·ness, nounun·de·tached, adjective
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Example sentences from the Web for detached
It’s a detached, spiky little adolescent love story about two 15-year-olds, Sarah and David.The mind-boggling end of Susan Choi’s Trust Exercise, explained|Constance Grady|November 20, 2020|Vox
During this timeframe, multiple offers were prevalent for homes of many shapes and sizes—from the attached townhouse downtown to the detached single-family home in the suburbs.September brings sales slowdown for certain home types|Marc Ross|October 16, 2020|Washington Blade
Just as most amputees report what’s known as “phantom limb,” the feeling that their detached appendage is still there, surviving spouses frequently report seeing or sensing their departed partner.
You live in a semi-detached colonial with a gabled porch in a neighborhood of lawyers and professors.
Nonetheless, Vulture’s deep dive into Quibi is worth reading to get a sense of just how detached Katzenberg and Quibi CEO Meg Whitman seem to be from their target audience.Shut out of Fire TV and Roku, Peacock is the latest example of the arrival power moves to streaming|Tim Peterson|July 15, 2020|Digiday
This is comedy based on a cold humor, detached, euphemistic, devoid of any generosity.Houellebecq’s Incendiary Novel Imagines France With a Muslim President|Pierre Assouline|January 9, 2015|DAILY BEAST
Even more, these discussions often seem detached from real-world experience.Loud, Proud, and Atheist: ‘Openly Secular’ Encourages Nonbelievers to Come Out of the Closet|Vlad Chituc|September 25, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Soon, Egan begins to unravel—haunted by the high body counts, the civilian casualties, and the bizarre, detached nature of it all.Ethan Hawke's 'Good Kill': A Searing Indictment of America's Drone Warfare Obsession|Marlow Stern|September 6, 2014|DAILY BEAST
People are locked in texting, or whatever it is on their screens, and detached from their physical surroundings.The End of New York: How One Blog Tracks the Disappearance of a Vibrant City|Tim Teeman|August 6, 2014|DAILY BEAST
It also stems from the fact that Congress seems utterly detached from the rest of the nation, or even the planet.Former Lobbyist Jack Abramoff On Congressional Travel Disclosure|Jack Abramoff|July 4, 2014|DAILY BEAST
She stabbed him, noting the effect upon him with a detached interest that seemed indifferent to his pain.
With each division, in addition to the divisional staff, there were officers detached from the headquarters staff.
Only at moments was he aware of this—a kind of higher Self, detached from shifting moods, looked on calmly and took note.
Ten paces along Bond Street he encountered a small, stooping figure which became detached from the shadows of a shop door.Dope|Sax Rohmer
To add further to his difficulties, d'Erlon's corps was detached from his command without his knowledge.