Definitions For Detachment


  • The act of releasing from an attachment or connection
  • Coming apart
  • Avoiding emotional involvement
  • A small unit of troops of special composition
  • The state of being isolated or detached
  • Lack of emotion or of personal interest
  • The act or process of separating something from a larger thing
  • A condition in which something has become separated from something else

Is Detachment a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

Points in Different Games

Words with Friends

The word Detachment is worth 18 points in Scrabble and 20 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Detachment in a Sentence

  • I wish the article had approached the issue with a bit more detachment.
  • The form is perforated to make detachment of the bottom section easier.
  • A detachment of soldiers was called to assist the police.

Synonyms for Detachment

Antonyms for Detachment

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