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English definition of “distant”

distant

adjective (NOT FRIENDLY)    /ˈdɪs.tənt/
C1 describes someone who does not show much emotion and is not friendly: She seemed cold and distant.Not being friendlyNot saying muchBlunt and direct in speech and behaviourNot showing or feeling emotionsControlling emotions
(Definition of distant adjective (NOT FRIENDLY) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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