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unconventional

adjective

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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

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2 not bound by traditional ways or beliefs
  • had unconventional opinions on the raising of children

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3 not rigidly following established form, custom, or rules
  • young, creative people who lead unconventional but fulfilling lifestyles

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The first known use of unconventional was in 1835

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“Unconventional.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/unconventional. Accessed 14 Jun. 2021.

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