anti-traditional

adjective
an·​ti-tra·​di·​tion·​al | \ ˌan-tē-trə-ˈdish-nəl How to pronounce anti-traditional (audio) , -ˈdi-shə-nᵊl, ˌan-tī-\

Definition of anti-traditional

: opposed to or hostile toward traditional methods and attitudes : emphatically and deliberately untraditional Yet in their implications and inner meanings, these individualist values are profoundly anti-traditional.— Christopher Lasch anti-traditional art

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1860, in the meaning defined above

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