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dissentient

adjective

Synonyms and Antonyms of dissentient

  1. deviating from commonly accepted beliefs or practices <the communist party did not look favorably on dissentient opinions> Synonyms heretical, dissenting, dissident, heterodox, iconoclastic, maverick, nonconformist, nonorthodox, out-there, unconventional, unorthodoxRelated Words free-spirited, freethinking, nontraditional; apostate, defecting, renegade; schismatic (also schismatical), sectarian, separatistAntonyms conforming, conformist, conventional, orthodox


dissentient

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of dissentient

  1. a person who believes, teaches, or advocates something opposed to accepted beliefs <traditionalists who feared that their church was falling into the hands of dissentients and malcontents> Synonyms dissenter, heretic, dissident, heresiarch, nonconformistRelated Words apostate, defector, renegade; schismatic, sectarian, separationist, separatist; disbeliever, infidel, misbeliever, unbeliever; bohemian, individualistNear Antonyms believerAntonyms conformer, conformist


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