unsociable(redirected from unsociablely)
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un•so•cia•ble(ʌnˈsoʊ ʃə bəl)
Anti-social behaviour is harmful or annoying to other people.
Note that the American spelling of this word is antisocial.
People who do not like the company of other people are sometimes described as anti-social, but the usual word used to describe such people is unsociable.
|Adj.||1.||unsociable - not inclined to society or companionship; "an unsociable nature...shy and reserved"; "generally unsociable except with intimate friends"; "unsociable behavior"; "an unsociable neighborhood"|
unfriendly - not disposed to friendship or friendliness; "an unfriendly coldness of manner"; "an unfriendly action to take"
unsocial - not seeking or given to association; being or living without companions; "the unsocial disposition to neglect one's neighbors"
sociable - inclined to or conducive to companionship with others; "a sociable occasion"; "enjoyed a sociable chat"; "a sociable conversation"; "Americans are sociable and gregarious"
friendly, outgoing, sociable, congenial, hospitable, gregarious, convivial, neighbourly