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deviant

adjective

Synonyms and Antonyms of deviant

  1. departing from some accepted standard of what is normal some studies show that many violent criminals begin exhibiting deviant behavior in early childhood Synonyms of deviant aberrant, aberrational, abnormal, anomalous, atypical, deviate, devious, irregular, unnatural, untypical Words Related to deviant unrepresentative; extraordinary, preternatural; rare, uncommon, uncustomary, unusual, unwonted; bizarre, curious, far-out, funny, kinky, odd, outlandish, out-of-the-way, outré, peculiar, quaint, queer, queerish, quirky, remarkable, screwy, strange, wacky (also whacky), way-out, weird, wild; eccentric, freakish, idiosyncratic, nonconformist, unconventional, unorthodox; extraordinary, preternatural; rare, uncommon, uncustomary, unusual, unwonted; odd, peculiar, strange Near Antonyms of deviant common, commonplace, everyday, familiar, ordinary, routine, run-of-the-mill, run-of-the-mine (or run-of-mine), unexceptional, unremarkable, workaday; customary, usual, wonted; archetypal (also archetypical), average, characteristic, representative Antonyms of deviant natural, normal, regular, standard, typical


deviant

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of deviant

  1. a person who does not conform to generally accepted standards or customs branded as social deviants by a society that did not value self-expression Synonyms of deviant bohemian, boho, counterculturist, nonconformist, enfant terrible, free spirit, heretic, iconoclast, individualist, loner, lone ranger, lone wolf, maverick, nonconformerWords Related to deviant freethinker; character, codger, crackbrain, crackpot, crank, eccentric, freak, kook, nut, oddball, screwball, weirdo; eight ball, misfit, outsider; aberrant, anomalyNear Antonyms of deviant adherent, follower, supporter; sheepAntonyms of deviant conformer, conformist


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