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aloofadjective

uk   us   /əˈluːf/
not friendly or willing to take part in things: She seemed rather aloof when in fact she was just shy. not interested or involved, usually because you do not approve of what is happening: Whatever is happening in the office, she always remains aloof. She kept herself aloof from her husband's business.
aloofness
noun [U] uk   us   /-nəs/
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