unapproachable

[uhn-uh-proh-chuh-buhl]
adjective
1.
not capable of being approached; remote; unreachable: an unapproachable spot; an unapproachable person.
2.
impossible to equal or rival: unapproachable mastery of her art.

Origin:
1575–85; un-1 + approachable

unapproachability, unapproachableness, noun
unapproachably, adverb


1. inaccessible, aloof, distant, austere, cold.
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unapproachable (ˌʌnəˈprəʊtʃəbəl)
 
adj
1.  discouraging intimacy, friendliness, etc; aloof
2.  inaccessible
3.  not to be rivalled
 
unap'proachableness
 
n
 
unap'proachably
 
adv

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unapproachable
1581, of places, from un- (1) "not" + approach + -able. Of persons, "distant, aloof," attested from 1848.
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Example sentences
From unapproachable, brash and abrupt to savvy, chic and courteous.
In this quality he was, particularly in former times, unapproachable by his
  subjects.
He proved to be unapproachable, but one of his researchers had full-blown
  civil-liberties remorse.
The moon hoax believers simply make themselves unapproachable with logic and
  reasoning of any sort.
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