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American English: /ˌənˈsoʊʃəb(ə)l/
British English: /ʌnˈsəʊʃəb(ə)l/

Translation of unsociable in Spanish:


  • (person/disposition)
    poco sociable
    they're an unsociable lot
    son unos insociables
    no son nada sociables
    he called me at an unsociable hour
    me llamó a una hora intempestiva
    Example sentences
    • They were serious alcoholics, each consuming a bottle of brandy a day, so Hugh kept them company in the habit of drinking, not to seem unsociable, and enjoyed beating them at ping-pong.
    • You are absolutely the most rude, unsociable, uncivilized person I know!
    • That's the point of me being rude and cold and unsociable.

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