unsociable

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adjective un·so·cia·ble \ˌən-ˈsō-shə-bəl\

Definition of unsociable

  1. 1 :  having or showing a disinclination for social activity :  solitary, reserved

  2. 2 :  not conducive to sociability

unsociability

play \ˌən-ˌsō-shə-ˈbi-lə-tē\ noun

unsociableness

play \ˌən-ˈsō-shə-bəl-nəs\ noun

unsociably

play \-blē\ adverb

Examples of unsociable in a sentence

  1. a job with unsociable hours

  2. <an unsociable but not an overtly rude child>

1600

First Known Use of unsociable

1600


UNSOCIABLE Defined for English Language Learners

unsociable

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adjective un·so·cia·ble \ˌən-ˈsō-shə-bəl\

Definition of unsociable for English Language Learners

  • : not liking to be with other people : not sociable



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