SOCIABILITY By Nugent, Pam M.S. - April 13, 2013 The need we have or the tendency to seek out companions, social relationships and friends. See affiliate drive; gregariousness. SOCIABILITY: "Joe and Lyn had a high need for sociability and had lots of friends." Related Psychology Terms SOCIAL DRIVE ATTACHMENT FRIENDSHIP NETWORK SOCIOTROPY AFFILIATIVE DRIVE SENSATION SEEKING SOCIAL SUPPORT SOCIAL INTERACTION SOCIAL DILEMMA SOCIAL MALADJUSTMENT Cite this page: Nugent, Pam M.S., "SOCIABILITY," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 13, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/sociability/ (accessed June 28, 2017).