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maladjusted

adjective mal·ad·just·ed \ˌma-lə-ˈjəs-təd\

: not able to deal with other people in a normal or healthy way

Full Definition of MALADJUSTED

:  poorly or inadequately adjusted; specifically :  lacking harmony with one's environment from failure to adjust one's desires to the conditions of one's life

First Known Use of MALADJUSTED

1886

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