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Adjective: maladjusted  ,ma-lu'jús-tid
  1. (psychology) poorly adjusted to demands and stresses of daily living
    "a maladjusted child"
  2. Emotionally unstable and having difficulty coping with personal relationships
    - disturbed
  3. Not well adjusted
    "a maladjusted carburettor"

See also: neurotic, psychoneurotic, unadapted, unadjusted

Antonym: adjusted

Encyclopedia: Maladjusted