maladjusted

[ mal-uh-juhs-tid ]SEE DEFINITION OF maladjusted

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All she wants is a clinic of her own so that she can help the maladjusted.

The mad glint in his eyes is likely to be nothing more ominous than maladjusted contact lenses.

Had you had the impression that, or did you have the impression that he was generally a maladjusted person?

Well, certainly from his whole situation I would conclude that he was maladjusted.

I got the impression he was very unsatisfied and unadjusted, maladjusted.

From a multi-dialed console Ann verbally transmitted a new personality directly into the maladjusted mind.

"The last fiscal mental health report showed the percentage of maladjusted—" She laughed throatily.

WORD ORIGIN

1846, from mal- + adjusted (see adjust).

MORE RELATED WORDS FOR MALADJUSTED

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adjectivesocially impaired
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