ungregarious

ungregarious
adjective
1. (of plants) growing together in groups that are not close together
Ant: ↑gregarious
Similar to: ↑caespitose, ↑cespitose, ↑tufted
Topics: ↑plant, ↑flora, ↑plant life
2. (of animals) not gregarious
Ant: ↑gregarious
Similar to: ↑nongregarious, ↑nonsocial, ↑solitary
See Also: ↑unsocial
Attrubites: ↑gregariousness
3. not disposed to seek company
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a lonely ungregarious person

Similar to: ↑unsociable

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