Definitions for antisocial
ˌæn tiˈsoʊ ʃəl, ˌæn taɪ-an·ti·so·cial
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shunning contact with others
"standoffish and antisocial"; "he's not antisocial; just shy"
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"
Unwilling or unable to associate normally with other people
antagonistic, hostile, or unfriendly toward others; menacing
Opposed to social order or the principles of society; hostile toward society
Antisocial refers to behaviors or attitudes characterized by a lack of interest or disregard for social norms, values or interactions. This may include avoiding company or social activities, a tendency to be introverted, or engaging in actions harmful to others. In psychological context, antisocial can also refer to Antisocial Personality Disorder, a mental health disorder characterized by a disregard for the rights of others.
tending to interrupt or destroy social intercourse; averse to society, or hostile to its existence; as, antisocial principles
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
an-ti-sōsh′al, adj. opposed to the principles and usages of society. [Anti- and Social.]
The numerical value of antisocial in Chaldean Numerology is: 2
The numerical value of antisocial in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4
There are souls that are incurable and lost to the rest of society. Deprive them of one means of folly, they will invent ten thousand others. They will create subtler, wilder methods, methods that are absolutely DESPERATE. Nature herself is fundamentally antisocial, it is only by a usurpation of powers that the organized body of society opposes the natural inclination of humanity.
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.
It is impossible to think of Howard Hughes without seeing the apparently bottomless gulf between what we say we want and what we do want, between what we officially admire and secretly desire, between, in the largest sense, the people we marry and the people we love. In a nation which increasingly appears to prize social virtues, Howard Hughes remains not merely antisocial but grandly, brilliantly, surpassingly, asocial. He is the last private man, the dream we no longer admit.
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.
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.
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- ana-chuideachdail, ana-chaidreamhach, ana-chonaltrachScottish Gaelic
- антиобще́ственный, антисоциа́льныйRussian
- antisocial, asocialSwedish
- అసాంఘిక, సంఘ వ్యతిరేకTelugu
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