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sociopathic

(sō'sē-ō-path-ik),
Manifesting antisocial traits, sometimes so skillfully and subtly that the person doing so is regarded as charming by others.

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To this end, he presents an anatomy of sociopathic society, especially in the context of American society and how it permeates with a sociopathic individualism.
In all, 22 were tagged for impulsive sociopathic acts and 11 for nonimpulsive acts.
Boyd (Trevor Eve) comes face to face with an old adversary - sociopathic killer Linda Cummings who Boyd had committed to a secure psychiatric hospital in the last series.
It's impossible for any regulation, no matter how rigorous, to prevent sociopathic, psychopathic, illegal, or just plain crazy behavior.
His own favourite line came from his sociopathic anti-hero, Parker, who expresses irritation to a man who has brought him a message.
It is a reference to Burberry wearing, knife carrying, unemployable, drug addicted, sociopathic youth.
Next week, he pulls double duty, connecting with a counterfeiter for Carla and protecting a seemingly vulnerable waitress from unwanted attentions from a sociopathic drug lord.
Experts said he suffered from a sociopathic personality disorder linked to autism.
To award foreign oil companies most of the oil profits at a time when the people of Iraq would need it most could rightly be described as sociopathic plutocracy.
Instead, her Barbara Covett is characterized mostly by breathtaking cruelty, vicious voice-over, and a desire so all-consuming that it borders on sociopathic (despite Dench's nuanced rendition).
Many have serious personality disorders with borderline or sociopathic features.
In recent years there has emerged the flawed, often sociopathic "antihero"--an outsider fighting against crime out of deep psychological impulse rather than a selfless quest for good.