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Aloof

Antonyms of ALOOF
Examples of usage:
  1. Influenced in this way, Harry had not intended to pass a pleasant evening, and would have stood aloof and been cold, had it been possible to him; but he found that it was not possible; and after a little while he was friendly and joyous, and the dinner went off very well. - "The Claverings" by Anthony Trollope
  2. It is easy to imagine the influence of the class sentiment which held Angouleme aloof from L'Houmeau. - "Two Poets Lost Illusions Part I" by Honore de Balzac
  3. The cook didn't agree because she was a very good cook indeed, which she thought entitled her to be extremely aloof from the other servants' hall opinions. - "Last Words" by Stephen Crane
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