Antisocial vs Recidivous - What's the difference?
As adjectives the difference between antisocial and recidivous
is that antisocial
is unwilling or unable to associate normally with other people while recidivous
is prone to relapse into immoral or antisocial behavior.
As a noun antisocial
is an antisocial individual.
Other Comparisons: What's the difference?
Unwilling or unable to associate normally with other people
antagonistic, hostile, or unfriendly toward others; menacing
Opposed to social order or the principles of society; hostile toward society
* antisocially (adverb)
* antisociality, the quality of being antisocial
* Asbo, antisocial behaviour order
* antisocial personality disorder
An antisocial individual.
Prone to relapse into immoral or antisocial behavior.
* 1970 , Hugo Adolf Bernatzik, Akha and Miao , p 336 [http://books.google.co.uk/books?id=TDtwAAAAMAAJ&q=recidivous&dq=recidivous&lr=&pgis=1]:
Recurring (of a disease or another medical problem).
* 2002 , F. Hagenmüller, M. P. Manns, H. G. Musmann, Medical Imaging in Gastroenterology and Hepatology , p 72 [http://books.google.co.uk/books?id=EiyIxc_gNvEC&pg=PA72&dq=recidivous&lr=]
- Recidivous thieves, on the other hand, must expect corporal punishment, which is meted out in addition to fines in money or goods.
- In principle, resection of liver metastases is indicated when an extrahepatic recidivous occurrence or a second tumour is excluded.