Top Definition
Where one person seems to be a little distant and uncaring another person or thing is there; noninteracting.
She was way to standoffish, i couldn't get her to talk to me at all.
by Sam E. Potter April 22, 2008
6 more definitions
adj., meaning aloof or reserved.
"He is a nice guy but so standoffish, he never talks about himself."
by Vinicius June 25, 2007
someone who only speaks to people in one word answers and is not able to have longer than a 20 second conversation.
fredrick aka humpty dumpty is very stand offish and needs to stay away from the sugar.
by caseee August 29, 2006
Where one person seems to be a little distant and uncaring another person or thing is there; noninteracting.
She seemed very standoffish even when I was up in her face.
by Sam E. Potter April 20, 2008
Something your girlfriend says that makes you feel like your an idiot, then you realize its not a word.
This is getting a little bit too standoffish for me.
by BrentisDUMB November 13, 2011
When a couple is at a club, or in a public place, and are obviously avoiding each other, wether they know it or not.
Another example is, When boy friend & girl friend don't talk to each other at school, or make other people believe they aren't even going out.
"oh wow look jimmy is acting so stand offish towards jenn, it's like they don't even like each other."
by Emma Smith August 04, 2006
A person who will not join in an orgy and have sex with someone if they ask them.
They are often sain to be a prude and/or to think they are better then them.
I wish Kathy wasn't standoffish.
by Deep blue 2012 July 18, 2010

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