Distant

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Definition

distant: remote, removed, far
adjective
I received a Christmas card from a distant relative. He says he is my grandmother's cousin's nephew.

Examples

  • "And the production supervisor you fired was actually a distant cousin."
  • "Horatio's face was painted with what I can only assume to be traditional Amazonian facial markings, and his expression seemed bizarre: distant, yet intensely focused."

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