antisocial

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See also: anti-social

English[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From anti- +‎ social.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (US) IPA(key): /ˌæntiˈsoʊʃəl/, /ˌæntaɪˈsoʊʃəl/
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -əʊʃəl

Adjective[edit]

antisocial (comparative more antisocial, superlative most antisocial)

  1. Unwilling or unable to cooperate and associate normally with other people
  2. Antagonistic, hostile, or unfriendly toward others; menacing
  3. Opposed to social order or the principles of society; hostile toward society
  4. (colloquial, proscribed) Asocial, shy, or introverted

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Translations[edit]

Noun[edit]

antisocial (plural antisocials)

  1. An antisocial individual.

French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From anti- +‎ social.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

antisocial (feminine antisociale, masculine plural antisociaux, feminine plural antisociales)

  1. antisocial

Descendants[edit]

  • Russian: а̀нтиобще́ственный (àntiobščéstvennyj) (calque)

Further reading[edit]

Romanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from French antisocial.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /an.ti.so.t͡ʃiˈal/

Adjective[edit]

antisocial m or n (feminine singular antisocială, masculine plural antisociali, feminine and neuter plural antisociale)

  1. antisocial

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Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From anti- +‎ social.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): (Spain) /antisoˈθjal/ [ãn̪.t̪i.soˈθjal]
  • IPA(key): (Latin America) /antisoˈsjal/ [ãn̪.t̪i.soˈsjal]
  • Audio (Colombia):(file)
  • Rhymes: -al
  • Syllabification: an‧ti‧so‧cial

Adjective[edit]

antisocial m or f (masculine and feminine plural antisociales)

  1. antisocial

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Further reading[edit]

Swedish[edit]

Adjective[edit]

antisocial (not comparable)

  1. antisocial

Declension[edit]

Inflection of antisocial
Indefinite Positive Comparative Superlative2
Common singular antisocial
Neuter singular antisocialt
Plural antisociala
Masculine plural3 antisociale
Definite Positive Comparative Superlative
Masculine singular1 antisociale
All antisociala
1) Only used, optionally, to refer to things whose natural gender is masculine.
2) The indefinite superlative forms are only used in the predicative.
3) Dated or archaic

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