What does antisocial mean?

Definitions for antisocial
ˌæn tiˈsoʊ ʃəl, ˌæn taɪ-an·ti·so·cial

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. antisocial(adj)

    shunning contact with others

    "standoffish and antisocial"; "he's not antisocial; just shy"

  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. antisocial(Adjective)

    Unwilling or unable to associate normally with other people

  2. antisocial(Adjective)

    antagonistic, hostile, or unfriendly toward others; menacing

  3. antisocial(Adjective)

    Opposed to social order or the principles of society; hostile toward society

Webster Dictionary

  1. Antisocial(adj)

    tending to interrupt or destroy social intercourse; averse to society, or hostile to its existence; as, antisocial principles

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Antisocial

    an-ti-sōsh′al, adj. opposed to the principles and usages of society. [Anti- and Social.]

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of antisocial in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of antisocial in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Examples of antisocial in a Sentence

  1. Susan Whitbourne:

    It's just a plain old version of antisocial behavior, it is an antisocial act, and it's outside the bounds of proper social behavior.

  2. Jacob Mitich:

    He didn’t like to communicate, he was antisocial, the previous year he’d won Buffalo Bill club series. I didn’t think he had a reaction to winning or losing.

  3. Larry Rosen:

    The use of these types of technology to distance yourself from understanding human emotions and human context can predict more symptoms, for example of social phobia, or more symptoms of antisocial personality disorder.

  4. Adonis Sfera:

    As their behavior looks like mental illness, some of these people end up admitted in psychiatric hospitals, while others are imprisoned or placed in state psychiatric hospitals after being diagnosed with antisocial personality disorder.

  5. Wilbur Ross:

    There's no reason for tariffs to increase the price of steel by far more than the percentage of the tariff, and yet that's what has been happening, that clearly is not a result of the tariff, that's clearly a result of antisocial behavior by participants in the industry.

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