Meaning & Definition of Detachment in English
1. Avoiding emotional involvement
- withdrawal ,
2. The act of releasing from an attachment or connection
- detachment ,
3. The state of being isolated or detached
- "The insulation of england was preserved by the english channel"
- insulation ,
- insularity ,
- insularism ,
4. A small unit of troops of special composition
5. Coming apart
- separation ,
- breakup ,
Examples of using
I had retinal detachment five years ago.