Valdemar's worst faults were a certain aloofness and taciturnity.
Besides a feeling of aloofness from everybody Natasha was feeling a special estrangement from the members of her own family.
The aloofness and sulkiness of the aristocrats and landed proprietors he deeply deplored.
Rottweilers are a popular breed thanks to their combination of noble aloofness, intelligence and irresistible clownish behavior.
In property succession there is a feeling of tribal aloofness which would not be favourable to a central authority; and in fact the legal machinery is rude, and the carrying out of the law depends not so much upon courts and officials as upon religious considerations.