Pronunciation of Remote
/ɹɪmˈə͡ʊt/, /ɹɪmˈəʊt/, /ɹ_ɪ_m_ˈəʊ_t/
Synonyms for remote:
far-flung, elsewhere, mile, mountainous, improbable, colonial, faraway, offish, atavistic, long, outermost, way out, remotely, sequestered, furthermost, outlying, distantly, indifferent, outer, farthest.
cold, detached; unapproachable (adjective)
irrelevant, unrelated (adjective)
out-of-the-way; in the distance (adjective)
out of reach (adjective)
unlikely, improbable (adjective)
Sense 2 (noun)
Sense 5 (noun)
Sense 6 (noun)
Sense 7 (noun)
back country (noun)
Usage examples for remote:
- Among girls in middle- class London sets, even so remote a connection with the title- bearing classes is counted for a distinction. - "The Woman Who Did", Grant Allen.
- His father was a remote connection of mine, whom I had never met. - "No Hero", E.W. Hornung.
- My room was in quite a remote wing of the house, and I never went out if I knew he was in the park. - "T. Tembarom", Frances Hodgson Burnett.