insociable

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Latin insociabilis: compare French insociable. See in- not, and sociable.

Adjective[edit]

insociable (comparative more insociable, superlative most insociable)

  1. Not sociable or companionable.
    This austere insociable life. — Shakespeare.
  2. (obsolete) Incapable of being associated, joined, or connected.
    Lime and wood are insociable. — Sir H. Wotton.

Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.


Galician[edit]

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Adjective[edit]

insociable m, f (plural insociables)

  1. unsociable; that does not relate well to others

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