What is ANTISOCIAL?

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denoting behavior that deliberately violates laws, norms, or customary social behaviors. In addition, these behaviors also violate other people's rights. See also behavior. Compare prosocial.

ANTISOCIAL: "The person exhibited antisocial behavior by breaking into a house and stealing jewelry."

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