Example sentences for: aloofness

How can you use “aloofness” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • But where's the virtue in such aloofness?

  • Margaret Carlson ( Capital Gang ) and Joe Klein say that Bradley's aloofness and condescension still hurt his popularity, and Klein predicts that if he is the Democratic nominee his Senate votes against the Gulf War and welfare reform will haunt him.

  • This may account for a cool reserve, almost aloofness, that some read even into the architecture of the tall houses in the straight and narrow streets behind the port.

  • When the old man gets sick soon after her arrival, the daughter who missed her mother's funeral has a chance to make amends for a lifelong habit of aloofness.

  • People called each other by their first name; there was laughing, joking, and none of the aloofness or self-importance of the kung fu class.


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