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unorthodox

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1 deviating from commonly accepted beliefs or practices
  • a time when people with unorthodox religious views were banished from the colony

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2 not bound by traditional ways or beliefs
  • raised by an aunt, whose unorthodox parenting practices made for a strange but fun childhood

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3 not rigidly following established form, custom, or rules
  • an unorthodox but effective procedure for opening a wine bottle without a corkscrew

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“Unorthodox.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/unorthodox. Accessed 2 Jul. 2020.

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