adjective, re·mot·er, re·mot·est.
Words nearby remote
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The remoteness of the area has been both its curse and its blessing throughout history.Iraq’s Long-Lost Mythical Temple Has Been Found…and Is In Danger of Disappearing Again|Nina Strochlic|July 24, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The more monolithic bureaucracies became, Gowers felt, the more they reinforced their remoteness by using impenetrable language.
The remoteness, the coolness, the lecturing style is now a liability.
But I think there's another factor at play in the psychology of drones: their remoteness.Daniel Klaidman on the Mind of a Drone Strike Operator|Daniel Klaidman|June 8, 2012|DAILY BEAST
Yet as the days passed, he became more interested in her, influenced by her nearness to him, and still more by her remoteness.The Mountain Girl|Payne Erskine
There is no place in our domain to-day which fairly may be compared to it for isolation and remoteness.Old Trails on the Niagara Frontier|Frank H. Severance
All rates were blanketed, regardless of remoteness from the eastern seaports.Railroads: Rates and Regulations|William Z. Ripley
Medora bitterly resented this fling at the remoteness of their poor home.Who Crosses Storm Mountain?|Charles Egbert Craddock (AKA Mary Noailles Murfree)
(a) Insular continents, whose primitive and modern development are marked by remoteness.Influences of Geographic Environment|Ellen Churchill Semple