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aloof
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War and Peace
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  • A new sensation of comfort and relief came over him when, seeing these girls, he realized the existence of other human interests entirely aloof from his own and just as legitimate as those that occupied him.
  • He was conscious of an aloofness from everything earthly and a strange and joyous lightness of existence.
  • Besides a feeling of aloofness from everybody Natasha was feeling a special estrangement from the members of her own family.
  • Natasha remained alone and, from the time Princess Mary began making preparations for departure, held aloof from her too.
  • Nicholas felt himself irredeemably indebted to Sonya for all she was doing for his mother and greatly admired her patience and devotion, but tried to keep aloof from her.
  • How did you manage to get here?" said he in a voice as calm and aloof as his look.

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  • People who don’t know her, think she is aloof from the rest of the team, but she is just focused on the game.
  • She focuses on her work and is aloof from office politics.

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