And then, not long after all that, would come the same lull and an impasse of detachment.
No because I want to preserve as much as possible my detachment and impartiality.
Communities of impassioned religious believers may boast many virtues, but neutrality and detachment are not among them.
The Detached connotation: Military occupation also conveys a degree of detachment.
That immense ambition is gone, replaced by detachment and lassitude.
The detachment started up the path at a run, eager for the hunt.
"There's a detachment moving in there from the south," said the Governor.
The firemen had not yet come, though it was rumoured that a detachment was on the way.
When the detachment arrived, nothing was left for them but plunder.
She, while straining her ears to listen, therefore maintained an air of detachment.
1660s, "action of detaching," from French détachement (17c.), from détacher (see detach). Meaning "portion of a military force" is from 1670s; that of "aloofness from objects or circumstances" is from 1798.
detachment de·tach·ment (dĭ-tāch'mənt)
The act or process of disconnecting or detaching; separation.
The state of being separate or detached.
Indifference to or remoteness from the concerns of others; aloofness.
Absence of prejudice or bias; disinterest.