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antisocialadjective

uk   /ˌæn.tiˈsəʊ.ʃəl/  us   /-t̬iˈsoʊ-/
C1 harmful to society: antisocial behaviour Increasingly, smoking is regarded as an antisocial habit.
C1 often avoiding spending time with other people: I hope they won't think I'm antisocial if I don't join them in the bar.

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adverb uk   us   /-i/
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antisocialadjective

 us   /ˌæn·tiˈsoʊ·ʃəl, ˌæn·tɑɪ-/
harmful to society: Some critics argued that movies caused antisocial behavior.
Antisocial also means not wanting to spend time with or be friendly with other people: If you don’t hang out with your friends, they’ll consider you weird and antisocial.
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