asocial

[ ey-soh-shuhl ]
/ eɪˈsoʊ ʃəl /

adjective

not sociable or gregarious; withdrawn from society.
indifferent to or averse to conforming to conventional standards of behavior.
inconsiderate of others; selfish; egocentric.

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Origin of asocial

First recorded in 1880–85; a-6 + social
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British Dictionary definitions for asocial

asocial
/ (eɪˈsəʊʃəl) /

adjective

avoiding contact; not gregarious
unconcerned about the welfare of others
hostile to society or social practices
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Medical definitions for asocial

asocial
[ ā-sōshəl ]

adj.

Avoiding or averse to the society of others; not sociable.
Unable or unwilling to conform to normal standards of social behavior; antisocial.
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