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unorthodox

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adjective un·or·tho·dox \-ˈȯr-thə-ˌdäks\

Simple Definition of unorthodox

  • : different from what is usually done or accepted

Full Definition of unorthodox

  1. :  not orthodox

un·or·tho·dox·ly adverb

Examples of unorthodox

  1. <a time when people with unorthodox religious views were banished from the colony>

  2. <raised by an aunt, whose unorthodox parenting practices made for a strange but fun childhood>



1657

First Known Use of unorthodox

1657



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