Synonyms of detachment


1. withdrawal, detachment, indifference

usage: avoiding emotional involvement

2. detachment, disengagement, separation

usage: the act of releasing from an attachment or connection

3. insulation, insularity, insularism, detachment, isolation

usage: the state of being isolated or detached; "the insulation of England was preserved by the English Channel"

4. detachment, army unit

usage: a small unit of troops of special composition

5. separation, breakup, detachment, change, alteration, modification

usage: coming apart

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