Nonconformist and Orthodox


Nonconformist adjective - Deviating from commonly accepted beliefs or practices.
Usage example: a cattle-ranching family that took some time in getting used to their daughter's nonconformist adoption of vegetarianism

Orthodox is an antonym for nonconformist in topics: beliefs, believe as most do.

Nearby Word: nonconformity


Orthodox adjective - Tending to favor established ideas, conditions, or institutions.
Usage example: orthodox in their view of the world, the Founding Fathers subscribed to the 18th-century notion that only men with property should be allowed to vote

Nonconformist is an antonym for orthodox in conformist topic.

Nearby Word: orthodoxy
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Orthodox and Nonconformist. (2016). Retrieved 2022, November 28, from
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Orthodox or Nonconformist. 2016. Accessed November 28, 2022.
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