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heterodoxy

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of heterodoxy

  1. departure from a generally accepted theory, opinion, or practice <Copernicus's theory that the earth revolved around the sun was arrant heterodoxy at a time when the earth was thought to be the center of the universe> Synonyms dissent, dissidence, heresy, nonconformityRelated Words error, fallacy, falsehood, misbelief, misconception, myth; apostasy, defection, infidelity, schism, scission, sectarianism, separatism; deviance, deviation, iconoclasm, unconventionality; disagreement, discord, dissension (also dissention)Near Antonyms agreement, conformation, conventionalityAntonyms conformity, orthodoxy




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