Examples of detachment in a Sentence
I wish the article had approached the issue with a bit more detachment.
The form is perforated to make detachment of the bottom section easier.
A detachment of soldiers was called to assist the police.
Recent Examples of detachment from the Web
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Nearly 100 injuries including kid concussions and adult broken bones from a front-wheel detachment means there’s a problem with 493,000 BOB jogging strollers, according to the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission.
Olazábal’s Pop communicates through his detachment a sense of betrayal.
For some, the narrative detachment separating Okja from, say, a documentary, helped the cause, if anything.
And, if Minervudottir’s tale never quite coheres, never quite touches the rest of the book, then her very ice-floe remoteness becomes a stark reminder of our society’s detachment from a world in which a woman could simply and happily be left alone.
In a revealing new documentary, Queen Elizabeth speaks rather matter-of-factly about the royal jewels — and there’s no denying her sense of detachment.
After five years of false starts, Hollywood finally got around last year to making a movie about a small detachment of U.S. Special Forces who entered Afghanistan a month after 9/11 to help capture the Taliban stronghold of Mazar-i-Sharif.
The latest series of exercises began on Monday as a detachment of Chinese naval vessels entered Russia’s far-eastern port of Vladivostok and were greeted by an artillery salute, the Russian military said.
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Definition of detachment for Students
- He maintained an air of cool detachment.
- He judged the dispute with detachment.
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