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Antisocial   Listen
adjective
Antisocial  adj.  Tending to interrupt or destroy social intercourse; averse to society, or hostile to its existence; as, antisocial principles.






Collaborative International Dictionary of English 0.48








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"Antisocial" Quotes from Famous Books



... creature, or a raving beast. And "s'io dico il vero, l'effeto nol nasconde"—if I speak the truth, the facts will also reveal it—for criminality increases and expands, honest people remain unprotected, and those who are struck by the law do not improve, but become ever more antisocial through the repeated relapses. And so we have that contrast which I mentioned in the beginning of my lecture, that the theoretical side of criminal science is so perfected, while criminal conditions are painfully in evidence. The inevitable conclusion is the necessity of a progressive transformation ...
— The Positive School of Criminology - Three Lectures Given at the University of Naples, Italy on April 22, 23 and 24, 1901 • Enrico Ferri



Words linked to "Antisocial" :   asocial, antisocial personality disorder



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