Synonyms for detachment

Synonyms for (noun) detachment

Synonyms: disengagement, detachment

Definition: the act of releasing from an attachment or connection

Similar words: separation

Definition: the act of dividing or disconnecting


Synonyms: detachment, separation, breakup

Definition: coming apart

Similar words: change, modification, alteration

Definition: an event that occurs when something passes from one state or phase to another

Usage: the change was intended to increase sales; this storm is certainly a change for the worse; the neighborhood had undergone few modifications since his last visit years ago


Synonyms: withdrawal, detachment

Definition: avoiding emotional involvement

Similar words: indifference

Definition: unbiased impartial unconcern


Synonyms: detachment

Definition: a small unit of troops of special composition

Similar words: army unit

Definition: a military unit that is part of an army


Synonyms: insularism, insularity, insulation, detachment

Definition: the state of being isolated or detached

Usage: the insulation of England was preserved by the English Channel

Similar words: isolation

Definition: a state of separation between persons or groups