Thesaurus

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 of dissentient heretical, dissenting, dissident, heterodox, iconoclastic, maverick, nonconformist, nonorthodox, out-there, unconventional, unorthodoxWords Related to dissentient free-spirited, freethinking, nontraditional; apostate, defecting, renegade; schismatic (also schismatical), sectarian, separatistAntonyms of dissentient 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 of dissentient dissenter, heretic, dissident, heresiarch, nonconformistWords Related to dissentient apostate, defector, renegade; schismatic, sectarian, separationist, separatist; disbeliever, infidel, misbeliever, unbeliever; bohemian, individualistNear Antonyms of dissentient believerAntonyms of dissentient conformer, conformist


Learn More about dissentient


Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up dissentient? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!

WORD OF THE DAY

money or riches

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!