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  Words related to detachment

Related / Similar Words: disengagement, separation, breakup, withdrawal, insulation, insularity, insularism

 

Definition:
  • the act of releasing from an attachment or connection;
  • coming apart;
  • avoiding emotional involvement;
  • a small unit of troops of special composition;
  • the state of being isolated or detached; "the insulation of England was preserved by the English Channel";

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    Hyponyms: rupture, breach, break, severance, rift, falling out, guard, bodyguard, patrol, picket, press gang, provost guard, rearguard

     

    Derivational Morphology: disengage, withdraw, detach, come off, come away, separate, part, split up, split, break, break up, divide, retire, isolate, insulate

     

     
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