remoteness


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Synonyms for remoteness

the fact or condition of being far removed or apart

dissociation from one's surroundings or worldly affairs

Synonyms for remoteness

the property of being remote

a disposition to be distant and unsympathetic in manner

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In actual fact, there are doubtless various factors that concur in giving us the feeling of greater or less remoteness in some remembered event.
The sky had grown blue and bright; and with the same softness, but with the same remoteness, it met his questioning gaze.
Silently he indulged his wounded spirit in a feeling of immense moral and mental remoteness.
He regarded her from a point of view which in its remoteness, tender as it was, he little thought would have been unspeakable agony to her.
Now, she would light upon some poor decent person, like herself, going afoot on a pilgrimage of many weary miles to see some worn-out relative or friend who had been charitably clutched off to a great blank barren Union House, as far from old home as the County Jail (the remoteness of which is always its worst punishment for small rural offenders), and in its dietary, and in its lodging, and in its tending of the sick, a much more penal establishment.
A gloomy sensation of agonising, everlasting solitude and remoteness, took conscious form in his soul.
He said another 12 people are believed to be missing but details were sketchy because of the remoteness of the area.
Mr Phillips said: "Possibly the true meaning of remoteness is personally perceived, and therefore transient, thus making it difficult to quantify.
Description : The remoteness that are located these communities, for electricity networks and distribution channels liquefied petroleum gas (LPG), makes life and the main activities carried out in the Communities of Llantoj and Pincal made to the margin permanent, safe and affordable energy sources.
The area's remoteness and dearth of historical data leave marine insurers, who are asked to write coverage for polar shipping, with more questions than answers.
I'm rather curious as to whether, given the relative remoteness of 'our' proposed new hospital in Wynyard, the journey time and A19 road capacity, particularly in winter months, has been factored in.
Locals appreciated efforts of FATA Services and suggested more camps to facilitate those who were not able to avail proper medical care owing to meagre financial resources and remoteness of their areas.
The data, compiled at the request of the Council of Australian Governments (COAG), confirms that overweight or obesity rates increase with geographic remoteness and lower socioeconomic status.
Qom city enjoys a dry and warm climate with low annual rainfall due to remoteness from the sea and being situated in the vicinity of desert.
That is a much smaller figure than in Iraq because of the remoteness of the area where most violence occurs.