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unconventional

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Synonyms and Antonyms of unconventional

  1. 1 deviating from commonly accepted beliefs or practices the Shakers acquired their name because of their unconventional practice of dancing with shaking movements during worship Synonyms of unconventional dissentient, dissenting, dissident, heterodox, iconoclastic, maverick, nonconformist, nonorthodox, out-there, heretical, unorthodoxWords Related to unconventional free-spirited, freethinking, nontraditional; apostate, defecting, renegade; schismatic (also schismatical), sectarian, separatistAntonyms of unconventional conforming, conformist, conventional, orthodox

  2. 2 not bound by traditional ways or beliefs had unconventional opinions on the raising of children Synonyms of unconventional broad-minded, nonconventional, nonorthodox, nontraditional, open-minded, progressive, radical, liberal, unorthodoxWords Related to unconventional advanced, contemporary, modern; forbearing, indulgent, large-minded, lenient, permissive, tolerant; extreme; impartial, objective, unbiasedNear Antonyms of unconventional hard, rigid, strict; doctrinal, dogmatic (also dogmatical); bigoted, blinkered, intolerant, narrow-minded; reactionary, unreconstructedAntonyms of unconventional conservative, conventional, hidebound, nonprogressive, old-fashioned, orthodox, stodgy, traditional

  3. 3 not rigidly following established form, custom, or rules young, creative people who lead unconventional but fulfilling lifestyles Synonyms of unconventional heterodox, irregular, unceremonious, informal, unorthodoxWords Related to unconventional unauthorized, unofficial; casual, easygoing, familiar, free and easy, lax, loose, offhand, relaxed, ultracasualNear Antonyms of unconventional correct, decorous, proper; constrained, inhibited, restrained, rigid, stiff, stuffy, uptightAntonyms of unconventional ceremonial, ceremonious, conventional, formal, orthodox, regular, routine


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