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verb as in dissociate oneself; leave behind


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That would allow us to limit the number of people who could come in and therefore social distance.

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That tactor has a tiny motor that allows it to move short distances within a small area.

Wilke and Sauber-Schatz recommend that if families do have college students coming home, they make plans for the youngsters to maintain social distance and wear masks whenever possible.

If you run long distances, you develop a stronger heart and mitochondria-rich muscles that make you better at running long distances.

And, as mentioned before, think about weight if you’ll be carrying it for long distances.

He entered in an awkward alliance with Lapid to join the government but quickly distanced himself from it.

Zhenya, a hair salon owner, who had been a vocal supporter of the protests, now distanced himself from the activists.

Gulen is a former ally of the government who has now distanced himself from the prime minister.

During interviews with security officials, she denied all knowledge of the plot, and publicly distanced herself from the bombings.

Cooper has distanced herself from the widely panned 2007 movie adaptation, The Seeker.

They were soon out-distanced, the palm-trees fell away, the soaring temple loomed against the blazing sky.

His speech on the introduction of his first budget was waited for with great expectation, but it distanced all expectation.

A score of figures were dancing there, and shouting derisively at the out-distanced American tug.

The crowd gives a concerted cheer as the train pulls out and a few intrepid ones run alongside until distanced by steam and steel.

But almost at once it became plain that we were out-distanced.

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On this page you'll find 13 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to distanced, such as: outrun, outdo, outstrip, pass, outpace, and break away from the pack.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.