Example sentences for: detachment

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

  • In Eyes Wide Shut , Kubrick can't manage to get past his sour detachment and enter into the movie.

  • But after this brief lapse in No Ordinary Time , Kearns recovers her scholarly detachment: "Yet the essential question for the biographer is not whether Hick and Eleanor went beyond kisses and hugs, a question there is absolutely no way we can answer with certainty."

  • Treated cells resisted detachment from the plastic coverslips under simulated arterial shear stress conditions.

  • Microtubule stabilizing buffer also prevented detachment (Figure 6A, lane 5).

  • American culture has always fed off half-truths about authenticity, and this is the way in which alternative country is a genuine expression of something: Hipsters with a sense of ironic detachment, like Chicago's Moonshine Willy, have as much claim to the "real" America as any mule-driver.

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