from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • adjective Aloof or reserved.

from The Century Dictionary.

  • Same as stand-off.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • adjective Shy or distant in manner; cold; aloof; reserved; not friendly.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • adjective Aloof; reserved; unsociable and unfriendly.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adjective lacking cordiality; unfriendly


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