Translation of "aloof" - English-Spanish dictionary


adjective uk /əˈluːf/ us

not friendly or willing to take part in things

She seemed rather aloof when in fact she was just shy.
aloofness noun [ no plural ] uk /-nəs/ us

(Translation of “aloof” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)


adverb /əˈluːf/

apart or at a distance from other people

apartado, distanciado
I kept aloof from the whole business.
aloofness noun

Her aloofness made people hesitate to approach her with their problems.

(Translation of “aloof” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)