Related formsdys·func·tion·al·ly, adverb
Examples from the Web for dysfunctional
These young adults have voluntarily checked out of a political system they consider corrupt and dysfunctional.
This is a story that celebrates difference, as opposed to the story of a dysfunctional kid.
The family was close, “in a crazy kind of dysfunctional way,” he says.
Their interest, as ever, is in pushing the perception that Washington is dysfunctional.Inside the Democrats’ Godawful Midterm Election Wipeout|Michael Tomasky|November 5, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The populist anger at Washington incumbents in this election is directed at the dysfunctional divisions in DC.The Kansas Independent Who Could Control the Senate|John Avlon|September 6, 2014|DAILY BEAST
It is this unaccomplished, uneasy metamorphosis that tore the social fabric of CEE apart, rendering it poisoned and dysfunctional.
The West knew that these institutions were dysfunctional – but not to which breathtaking extent.