Detached definition and meaning on Dictionary terms: adjective not attached; separated: a detached ticket stub. having no wall in common with another building (opposed to attached): a detached house. impartial or objective; disinterested; unbiased: a detached judgment. not involved or concerned; aloof.
Detached is (adj) 1. detached house a house which stands alone, not attached to another. Compare semi-detached house 2. not under someone’s influence He is a detached observer of the political scene. He tries to take a detached view of each patient who comes to see him.