Definitions for unconventionalˌʌn kənˈvɛn ʃə nl

This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word unconventional

Princeton's WordNet

  1. unconventional(adj)

    not conforming to accepted rules or standards

    "her unconventional dress and hair style"

  2. unconventional(adj)

    not conventional or conformist

    "unconventional life styles"

  3. improper, unconventional, unlawful(adj)

    not conforming to legality, moral law, or social convention

    "an unconventional marriage"; "improper banking practices"


  1. unconventional(Noun)

    Something or someone that is unconventional.

  2. unconventional(Adjective)

    Not adhering to convention or accepted standards

  3. unconventional(Adjective)

    Out of the ordinary

  4. unconventional(Adjective)


Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Unconventional

    un-kon-ven′shun-al, adj. not conventional, free in one's ways.—n. Unconventional′ity.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of unconventional in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of unconventional in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Ryan Lance:

    So the message - unconventional production is here to stay.

  2. Pam Rak:

    It may be a bit unconventional but it works for us (after years of aggravating scheduling conflicts!).

  3. Kansas City:

    It was an unconventional way to score a run, but that was Royals baseball, the Royals ' did it on speed and athleticism.

  4. Frank Holland:

    The same messages always blend into the background, but if we can juxtapose the medium with an unconventional message, then maybe we can get people to pay attention.

  5. Chief Executive Officer Scott Sheffield:

    Tim's strategic thinking and depth of experience was critical to our efforts to transform the company into a leading developer of U.S. onshore unconventional resources.

Images & Illustrations of unconventional

Translations for unconventional

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • unkonventionellGerman
  • poco convencionalSpanish
  • epätavallinen, epätavanomainenFinnish
  • non conventionnelFrench
  • לא קונבנציונאליHebrew
  • neconvențional, atipicRomanian
  • нетрадиционный, атипичный, нешаблонный, нетипичный, нестандартный, необычныйRussian

Get even more translations for unconventional »


Find a translation for the unconventional definition in other languages:

Select another language:

Discuss these unconventional definitions with the community:

Word of the Day

Would you like us to send you a FREE new word definition delivered to your inbox daily?

Please enter your email address:     


Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:


"unconventional." STANDS4 LLC, 2017. Web. 22 Feb. 2017. <>.

Are we missing a good definition for unconventional? Don't keep it to yourself...

Nearby & related entries:

Alternative searches for unconventional:

Thanks for your vote! We truly appreciate your support.