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The Worst Qualities in a Person

List RulesVote for the personality traits that really grind your gears!
Let's face it: not everyone is perfect. Even the most charming people are guilty of at least a few negative personality traits. And plenty more people can lay claim to a lot of these negative traits. The worst qualities in a person generally make them act in ways that is offensive, unsafe, selfish, or annoying. We can probably all name typical bad qualities in a person. Whether it be your lazy coworker who always makes you cover for her, your cheating boyfriend who can't seem to be honest with you, or an overly competitive roommate who can never be happy for you – we all have people in our lives who exhibit these negative qualities. (Hopefully we all have people in our lives who exhibit some of these best qualities in a person too!)

If you are wondering, "Am I a bad person?" or are worried you may have a bad personality, this list can help you do some soul-searching and discover the truth. This list of negative personality traits is votable and rerankable, so you can create your own version and tell the world exactly which negative character traits you can't stand and in which order. If you need more gender specific criteria, feel free to check out the Worst Qualities in A Man and the Worst Qualities in A Woman too.
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  • 1
    2,805
    882

    Hypocritical

  • 2
    3,071
    983

    Cruel

  • 3
    4,448
    1,529

    Dishonest

  • 4
    2,596
    815

    Hurtful

  • 5
    2,969
    1,003

    Bully

  • 6
    4,122
    1,454

    Selfish

  • 7
    3,571
    1,401

    Mean

  • 8
    3,260
    1,207

    Self-Centered

  • 9
    2,885
    1,056

    Rude

  • 10
    1,618
    584
  • 11
    1,489
    501

    Judgemental

  • 12
    3,043
    1,226

    Arrogant

  • 13
    2,312
    793

    Inconsiderate

  • 14
    2,418
    917

    Entitled

  • 15
    1,816
    554

    Mental Manipulator

  • 16
    2,216
    916

    Heartless

  • 17
    1,160
    411

    Cannot Be Wrong

  • 18
    2,570
    1,180

    Close-Minded

  • 19
    861
    331

    Takes but Never Gives

  • 20
    1,628
    535

    Cruel to Animals

  • 21
    2,064
    905

    Greedy

  • 22
    1,728
    779

    Overcritical

  • 23
    376
    125

    Interrupts others speaking

  • 24
    2,162
    822

    Cheater

  • 25
    2,053
    814

    Unreliable