anti-conventional

adjective
an·ti-con·ven·tion·al | \ˌan-tē-kən-ˈvench-nəl, -ˈven(t)-shə-nᵊl, ˌan-tī-\

Definition of anti-conventional 

: opposed to conventional methods and attitudes : emphatically and deliberately unconventional running an anti-conventional campaign

First Known Use of anti-conventional

1826, in the meaning defined above

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