Unconventional Synonyms and Antonyms

ŭn'kən-vĕn'shə-nəl

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Synonyms for Unconventional

Not following established customs, beliefs, etc.
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Breaking with convention or tradition; not orthodox.
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Unlike what is expected; differing in some way from the norm.
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Departing from a recognized, conventional, or established norm or pattern.
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More interested in individual people than in society as a whole
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Having a flavor like that of nuts:
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Characterized by or displaying independence of thought and action:
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Existing outside traditional or established institutions or systems:
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Characterized by attack on established and accepted beliefs, customs, or institutions; of or pertaining to iconoclasm.
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Suited for everyday wear or use:
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(Not comparable) Occasional; infrequent.
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The definition of queer is something odd or unusual, or is an offensive and derogatory term used to describe a homosexual.
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The definition of strange is an unfamiliar or unusual person, place or thing.
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Rare; not common or usual
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Not typical; not characteristic; abnormal
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The definition of loose is something unbound, available, or not tight.
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Not cultured or cultivated:
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Lack of orthodoxy; the quality or state of being unorthodox
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Unusual, unconventional, not ordinary.
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(Colloquial) Not conforming to generally accepted standards: e.g., “Despite being for the widely-used Windows operating system, rather than using the commonly-used RAR or ZIP file-compression formats, they used a bunch of hippie compression formats instead”.
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(Informal) Unconventional, experimental, nonconformist, esoteric, etc.
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Of only one person, thing, group, country, etc.; distinctive; exclusive
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The state of being unconventional.
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Strikingly new, unusual, or different.
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Not common, usual, or habitual; uncharacteristic or atypical
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(Informal) Very advanced, experimental, or nonconformist; esp., avant-garde
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Strikingly odd or unusual, especially in an unsettling way; strange:
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That has no type; devoid of typical character; irregular; unlike the type
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Not in keeping with conventional mores; indecorous:
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Showing a marked departure from previous practice; new:
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Of or relating to the Beat Generation.
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Unpremeditated or offhand:
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Unconventional, especially in habit or dress.
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An opinion or a doctrine at variance with established religious beliefs, especially dissension from or denial of Roman Catholic dogma by a professed believer or baptized church member.
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A violation of good manners; breach of etiquette
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The definition of a transgression is an act that goes past set limits or breaks a law.
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The definition of crazy is someone or something that is insane or not mentally sound.
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Not authorized by law; illegal.
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A heterodox belief, creed, or teaching.
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Of poor quality; worthless.
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Of or pertaining to heresy or heretics.
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Departing from or opposed to the usual beliefs or established doctrines, esp. in religion; inclining toward heresy; unorthodox
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Antonyms for Unconventional

Of a usable or serviceable grade or quality.
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Regularly or customarily used:
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The definition of normal is regular, natural or staying with the general standard.
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Following or being in accord with accepted or prescribed forms, conventions, or regulations:
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Using means other than nuclear weapons or energy:
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Words Related to Unconventional

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Remarkable; extraordinary:
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