unapproachable love

Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • adj. Not friendly; aloof: an unapproachable executive.
  • adj. Not accessible; inapproachable: an unapproachable chalet high in the Alps.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. aloof and not friendly
  • adj. not accessible or able to be reached

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • That cannot be approached or approximated; inaccessible; unattainable.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adj. inaccessibly located or situated
  • adj. discouraging intimacies; reserved

Etymologies

un- +‎ approachable (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • Greeff accused the police of been "unapproachable", improper and disrespectful to SANDU officials.

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  • Annie excluded herself carefully from this part of the programme, with a kind of unapproachable haughtiness which had three strains of stubbornness and one strain of fiery youthful anger in its composition, while it was a complete enigma to May.

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  • Detractors, even within his fold, tell you Nitish is paying a price for turning "unapproachable" but the man himself is persuaded of the virtues of the new order.

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  • Kristen Stewart's fans are too scared to speak to her because she is so "unapproachable".

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  • Yes, anybody who has seen Keyes in action has to admit that although he comes off as kind of unapproachable, the guy is brilliant, always calm, methodical, and always has the facts at hand.

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  • With his wild shock of hair, bottle-brush mustache, and spectacles, Karl looked aloof and unapproachable.

    SuperCooperators

  • "Peaches and cream," she was called by the young men -- though softly and amongst themselves, for they were afraid of arousing the ire of the other girls, while they stood in awe of Genevieve, in a dimly religious way, as a something mysteriously beautiful and unapproachable.

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  • I had been making of her a creature goddess-like and unapproachable.

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  • Ultimately, this movie seems somewhat unapproachable at first and a bit difficult to digest.

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  • In those moments you are someone different, a stranger, unfathomable and unapproachable.

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