Synonyms of remote in English:

remote


See definition of remote

adjective

1‘doctors who practise in areas remote from hospitals’

SYNONYMS

faraway, distant, far, far off, far removed

dim and distant

ANTONYMS

close, near

2‘a remote mountain village’

SYNONYMS

isolated, out of the way, outlying, off the beaten track, secluded, in the depths of …, hard to find, lonely, in the back of beyond, in the hinterlands, off the map, in the middle of nowhere, godforsaken, obscure, inaccessible, cut-off, unreachable

faraway, far-flung

North American in the backwoods, lonesome

South African in the backveld, in the platteland

Australian NZ in the backblocks, in the booay

informal unget-at-able, in the sticks

North American informal jerkwater, in the tall timbers

Australian NZ informal Barcoo, beyond the black stump

literary lone

archaic unapproachable

ANTONYMS

central

3‘the parables may seem somewhat remote from modern times’

SYNONYMS

irrelevant to, unrelated to, unconnected to, unconcerned with, not pertinent to, inapposite to, immaterial to, unassociated with, inappropriate to

foreign to, alien to

rare extrinsic to

ANTONYMS

relevant

4‘up to now, the possibility had seemed so remote as not to need consideration’

SYNONYMS

unlikely, improbable, implausible, doubtful, dubious, far-fetched

faint, slight, slim, small, slender, minimal, marginal, negligible, insignificant, inconsiderable

ANTONYMS

likely, strong

5‘when I was a child, she wasn't so remote’

SYNONYMS

aloof, distant, detached, impersonal, withdrawn, reserved, uncommunicative, unforthcoming, unapproachable, unresponsive, indifferent, unconcerned, preoccupied, abstracted

unfriendly, unsociable, stand-offish, cool, chilly, cold, haughty

introspective, introvert, introverted

ANTONYMS

friendly, approachable