Definitions for asocialeɪˈsoʊ ʃəl

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

a•so•cialeɪˈsoʊ ʃəl(adj.)

  1. not sociable or gregarious; withdrawn from society.

  2. indifferent to or unwilling to conform to conventional standards of behavior.

Origin of asocial:

1880–85

Princeton's WordNet

  1. asocial(adj)

    given to avoiding association with others

    "bears are asocial secretive animals"; "are you asocial or do you just enjoy living in the Antarctic?"

  2. antisocial, asocial(adj)

    hostile to or disruptive of normal standards of social behavior

    "criminal behavior or conduct that violates the rights of other individuals is antisocial"; "crimes...and other asocial behavior"; "an antisocial deed"

Wiktionary

  1. asocial(Adjective)

    not social

  2. asocial(Adjective)

    not sociable

  3. asocial(Adjective)

    (proscribed) antisocial

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