maladjustment maladjustment

Definition(s):

  • (n) the condition of being unable to adapt properly to your environment with resulting emotional instability

Usage(s):

  1. Crosnoe's study focused specifically on how obesity predicts maladjustment, and how maladjustment predicts college enrollment.
  2. They collaborate blissfully, move in together and then face a period of maladjustment.
  3. On campuses where guitars and banjos were once symptoms of hopeless maladjustment, country twanging has acquired new status.
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