behavior problem

noun

Definition of behavior problem

1 : symptomatic expression of emotional or interpersonal maladjustment especially in children (as by nail-biting, enuresis, negativism, or by overt hostile or antisocial acts)
2 : an individual evidencing maladjustment by indulging in behavior problems especially : a child indulging in such problems

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“Behavior problem.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/behavior%20problem. Accessed 20 Oct. 2020.

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