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a·loof

aloof

 
 
pronunciation:
luf
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part of speech: adjective
definition: showing little interest in or desire to be involved with other people; distant.
I was a little scared to talk to her because she seemed so cool and aloof.
synonyms:
distant
antonyms:
approachable, concerned, involved, outgoing
similar words:
alone, cool, indifferent, shy, solitary, stiff
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derivations: aloofly (adv.), aloofness (n.)
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