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aloof
used in Light in August

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socially distant or uninterested in something that interests others — often thinking oneself superior to others
  • He seemed to stand aloof and watch himself, for all his haste, thinking with a kind of grim unsurprise: 'Byron Bunch borning a baby.
    Chapter 17 (1% in)

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