Definitions for detacheddɪˈtætʃt
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Random House Webster's College Dictionary
not attached; separated:
a detached ticket stub.
having no wall in common with another building
a detached house.
Ref: (opposed to attached ):
impartial or objective; unbiased:
a detached judgment.
not involved or concerned; aloof.
Origin of detached:
degage, detached, uninvolved(adj)
showing lack of emotional involvement
"adopted a degage pose on the arm of the easy chair"- J.S.Perelman; "she may be detached or even unfeeling but at least she's not hypocritically effusive"; "an uninvolved bystander"
detached, isolated, separated, set-apart(adj)
being or feeling set or kept apart from others
"she felt detached from the group"; "could not remain the isolated figure he had been"- Sherwood Anderson; "thought of herself as alone and separated from the others"; "had a set-apart feeling"
no longer connected or joined
"a detached part"; "on one side of the island was a hugh rock, almost detached"; "the separated spacecraft will return to their home bases"
used of buildings; standing apart from others
"detached houses"; "a detached garage"
detached, unaffectionate, uncaring(adj)
lacking affection or warm feeling
"an uncaring person"
not fixed in position
"the detached shutter fell on him"; "he pulled his arm free and ran"
Kernerman English Learner's Dictionary
feeling or seeming isolated from people or events
a detached manner; detached from reality
not attached to anything else
a detached garage/house
Of a house: not joined to another house on either side.
Having little or no emotions or interest towards someone else.
Not influenced by anyone else; characterized by an impersonal objectivity; impartial.
separate; unconnected, or imperfectly connected; as, detached parcels
Translations for detached
Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary
standing etc apart or by itself
a detached house.
- مَفْصول، غَيْر مُتَّصِلArabic
- isoladoPortuguese (BR)
- oddělený, stojící o samotěCzech
- ανεξάρτητος, χωριστόςGreek
- eraldi seisevEstonian
- مجزا؛ غیرمتصلFarsi
- अलग हुआHindi
- odijeljen, nasamuCroatian
- aðskilinn; stakurIcelandic
- atskilt, frittståendeNorwegian
- مجزا؛ غیرمتصلPersian
- بيل، جلاPashto
- стоящий особнякомRussian
- samostatný, oddelenýSlovak
- izdvojena kućaSerbian
- fristående, fritt liggandeSwedish
- müstakil evTurkish
- 獨立的Chinese (Trad.)
- окремий, відокремленийUkrainian
- الگ تھلگUrdu
- đứng riêng raVietnamese
- 独立的Chinese (Simp.)
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