Synonyms for Distant:

adj.

all (adjective)
remote.
aloof (adjective)
reticent, cold, withdrawn, restrained, solitary, reserved, standoffish, offish, cool.
cool (adjective)
undemonstrative, offish.
desolate (adjective)
godforsaken.
faraway (adjective)
far-off, backwoods, far-flung, asunder, outlying, remote, farther, indirect, away, inaccessible, abroad, further, removed, separate, apart, unapproachable, isolated, far, abstracted, yonder.
out of reach (adjective)
inaccessible.
remote (adjective)
remote, removed, aloof, far, beyond.
restrained (adjective)
undemonstrative.
unapproachable (adjective)
unapproachable.
widespread (adjective)
far-flung.

adv

additionally (adverb)
further.

n.

sooner or later, one day, withdrawn, someday, later, to come, indifferent, in the long run/term, when the time comes, tomorrow, cold, cool. neutral, passive, restrained, emotionless, unresponsive, controlled, unemotional, impassive, blank, time. solitary, kinship, illegitimacy, direct, hot, chill, reticent, standoffish, attitude, offish, filial, chilly, familial, legitimate, illegitimate, uncommunicative, Family, undemonstrative. distant (noun)
faraway, nonadjacent, remote, aloof, out-of-town, removed, yon, yonder, loosely knit, deep, reserved, far-flung, away, ulterior, extreme, far.

v.

cool (verb)
standoffish.
separated (verb)
apart.

Other synonyms:

inattentive, away, neglectful, familial, spaced-out, offish, abstracted, indifferent, illegitimate, outermost, outlying, preoccupied, illegitimacy, further, filial. kinship, asunder, Family, isolated, lonely, farther, withdrawn, cool, chill. uncommunicative, cold, reticent, legitimate. chilly. solitary. direct. away
abroad.
distant
unapproachable.
divided
separated.
far
far-off.
far-off
afar.
unobtainable
inaccessible.

Usage examples for distant

  1. The army reached Bussem, half a league distant from Naarden, in the evening. – The Rise of the Dutch Republic, Volume II.(of III) 1566-74 by John Lothrop Motley Last Updated: January 25, 2009