Crossword Clue and Answers

Let's see if we can help you solve the crossword puzzle "Aloof", we have 29 possible answers for this crossword clue, so hopefully we can assist you.

This clue in was most recently seen in the wild in The Sun Cryptic.

We classify Aloof to be a VERY COMMON crossword clue as we've seen it more than 29 times in a variety of crossword publications.

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  • The Sun Cryptic - Tuesday, 7 Dec 2021
  • Irish Independent - Simple - Friday, 12 Nov 2021
  • Evening Standard Quick Crossword - Wednesday, 29 Sep 2021
  • The Sun Cryptic - Thursday, 17 Jun 2021
  • Irish Independent - Simple - Friday, 7 May 2021
  • Evening Standard Quick Crossword - Friday, 26 Mar 2021
  • The Sun Cryptic - Thursday, 3 Dec 2020
  • The New York Times Crossword - Friday, 10 Jul 2020
  • The New York Times Crossword - Friday, 11 Jan 2019

Crossword Answers

3 letters

Shiny and slick as with a thin coating of ice; "roads and trees glazed with an icy film"

4 letters

Loose heat; "The air cooled considerably after the thunderstorm"

The sensation produced by low temperatures; "he shivered from the cold"; "the cold helped clear his head"

6 letters

A device that can be used to control a machine or apparatus from a distance; "he lost the remote for his TV"

Lacking cordiality; unfriendly; "a standoffish manner"

(used colloquially) overly conceited or arrogant; "a snotty little scion of a degenerate family"-Laurent Le Sage; "they're snobs--stuck-up and uppity and persnickety"

Very hot and finely tapering pepper of special pungency

7 letters

Emotionally unmoved; "always appeared completely unmoved and imperturbable"

Having or showing arrogant superiority to and disdain of those one views as unworthy; "some economists are disdainful of their colleagues in other social disciplines"; "haughty aristocrats"; "his lordly manners were offensive"; "walked with a prideful swagger"; "very sniffy about breaches of etiquette"; "his mother eyed my clothes with a supercilious air"; "a more swaggering mood than usual"- W.L.Shirer

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Located far away spatially; "distant lands"; "remote stars"


Move upstage, forcing the other actors to turn away from the audience

Separate or apart in time; "distant events"; "the remote past or future"

8 letters

Marked by self-restraint and reticence; "was habitually reserved in speech, withholding her opinion"-Victoria Sackville-West

Reluctant to draw attention to yourself

Having or showing feelings of unwarranted importance out of overbearing pride; "an arrogant official"; "arrogant claims"; "chesty as a peacock"

Befitting or characteristic of those who incline to social exclusiveness and who rebuff the advances of people considered inferior

No longer connected or joined; "a detached part"; "on one side of the island was a hugh rock, almost detached"; "the separated spacecraft will return to their home bases"

9 letters

Withdrawn from society; seeking solitude; "lived an unsocial reclusive life"

10 letters

Marked by blithe unconcern; "an ability to interest casual students"; "showed a casual disregard for cold weather"; "an utterly insouciant financial policy"; "an elegantly insouciant manner"; "drove his car with nonchalant abandon"; "was polite in a teasing nonchalant manner"

Showing lack of emotional involvement; "adopted a degage pose on the arm of the easy chair"- J.S.Perelman; "she may be detached or even unfeeling but at least she's not hypocritically effusive"; "an uninvolved bystander"

Not easy to understand or use; "user-unfriendly"

11 letters

Being neither good nor bad; "an indifferent performance"; "a gifted painter but an indifferent actor"; "her work at the office is passable"; "a so-so golfer"; "feeling only so-so"; "prepared a tolerable dinner"; "a tolerable working knowledge of French"

Lacking cordiality; unfriendly; "a standoffish manner"

Lacking in interest or care or feeling; "the average unconcerned that his or her plight is the result of a complex of personal and economic and governmental actions...beyond the normal citizen's comprehension and control"; "blithely unconcerned about his friend's plight"

12 letters

Expressive of contempt; "curled his lip in a supercilious smile"; "spoke in a sneering jeering manner"; "makes many a sharp comparison but never a mean or snide one"

13 letters

Unaffected by self-interest

14 letters

Inaccessibly located or situated; "an unapproachable chalet high in the mountains"; "an unreachable canyon"; "the unreachable stars"


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