Unorthodox and Unconventional


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Unorthodox adjective – Deviating from commonly accepted beliefs or practices.
Usage example: a time when people with unorthodox religious views were banished from the colony

Unconventional is a synonym for unorthodox in abnormal topic. In some cases you can use "Unconventional" instead an adjective "Unorthodox", when it comes to topics like bohemian. popular alternative
Synonyms for Unorthodox


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Unconventional adjective – Deviating from commonly accepted beliefs or practices.
Usage example: the Shakers acquired their name because of their unconventional practice of dancing with shaking movements during worship

Unorthodox is a synonym for unconventional in unusual topic. You can use "Unorthodox" instead an adjective "Unconventional", if it concerns topics such as odd, bohemian. popular alternative
Nearby Word: unconventionally
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technique unorthodox technique unconventional technique
manner unorthodox manner unconventional manner
approach unorthodox approach unconventional approach
choice unorthodox choice unconventional choice
Other nouns: style, form, means, way, fashion, example, method, strategy, game, tactics, layout, version, upbringing, ways, attacks, materials, methods, ideas, arrangements, views, designs, strategies.
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