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English definition of “detached”

detached

adjective (WITHOUT EMOTION)    /dɪˈtætʃt/
C2 describes someone who does not show any emotional involvement or interest in a situation: She seemed a bit detached, as if her mind were on other things. Throughout the novel, the story is seen through the eyes of a detached observer.Not showing or feeling emotionsControlling emotions
(Definition of detached adjective (WITHOUT EMOTION) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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