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used in The Fellowship of the Ring

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socially distant — often thinking oneself superior to others


obviously uninterested in something that interests others — often as though thinking it beneath one's dignity or distasteful
  • He paused as if counting those that were present, and then sat down aloof, with his eyes on the ground.
    2.10 -- Book 2 Chapter 10 -- The Breaking of the Fellowship (75% in)

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