Definition of Maladjusted in English :

Define Maladjusted in English

Maladjusted meaning in English

Meaning of Maladjusted in English

Pronunciation of Maladjusted in English

Maladjusted pronunciation in English

Pronounce Maladjusted in English


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1. maladjusted

poorly adjusted to demands and stresses of daily living

Example Sentences:
'a maladjusted child'

2. disturbed, maladjusted

emotionally unstable and having difficulty coping with personal relationships

3. maladjusted

not well adjusted

Example Sentences:
'a maladjusted carburetor'

WordNet Lexical Database for English. Princeton University. 2010.


see synonyms of maladjusted
1. psychology
suffering from maladjustment
badly adjusted

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see synonyms of maladjusted
poorly adjusted, esp. to the environment; specif., unable to adjust properly to the stresses, etc. of daily life

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see synonyms of maladjusted
1. Poorly adjusted: a maladjusted carburetor.
2. Inadequately adjusted to the demands or stresses of daily living.

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