[adjective] showing lack of emotional involvement; "adopted a degage pose on the arm of the easy chair"- J.S.Perelman; "she may be detached or even unfeeling but at least she's not hypocritically effusive"; "an uninvolved bystander" Synonyms: degage, uninvolved
[adjective] being or feeling set or kept apart from others; "she felt detached from the group"; "could not remain the isolated figure he had been"- Sherwood Anderson; "thought of herself as alone and separated from the others"; "had a set-apart feeling" Synonyms: isolated, separated, set-apart
[adjective] no longer connected or joined; "a detached part"; "on one side of the island was a hugh rock, almost detached"; "the separated spacecraft will return to their home bases" Synonyms: separated
[adjective] used of buildings; standing apart from others; "detached houses"; "a detached garage"
[adjective] not fixed in position; "the detached shutter fell on him"; "he pulled his arm free and ran" Synonyms: free