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Definition of "aloofness" []

  • The state of being aloof (noun) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "aloofness" in a sentence
  • "Part of what students currently see as an aloofness is just running to the next obligation ..."
  • "True, I noticed a certain aloofness on the part of my general friends, but this I ascribed to the disapproval that was prevalent in my circles of my intended marriage with Ernest."
  • "Trethaway, who had felt the aloofness from the start, caught an opportunity with Frona while Captain Alexander and Corliss were being pleasant to Mrs. Trethaway."