aloof

suomi-englanti sanakirja

aloof englannista suomeksi

  1. syrjässä, erillään

  2. varautunut, etäinen, torjuva

  1. erillään, syrjässä, syrjästä

  2. ylimielisesti

  3. etäinen, varautunut, kylmäkiskoinen

aloof englanniksi

  1. At or from a distance, but within view, or at a small distance; apart; away.

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  4. Without sympathy; unfavorably.

  5. (quote-book)|year=1832|passage=But to open the Bible in this spirit — to take the Book as from the hand of God, and then to look at it aloof, and with caution, as if throughout it were illusory and enigmatical, is the worst of all impieties.

  6. Reserved and remote; either physically or emotionally distant; standoffish.

  7. Away from; clear of.

  8. (quote-book)|title=(w)|text=Rivetus (..) would fain work himself aloof these rocks and quicksands.