What does unorthodox mean?

Definitions for unorthodox

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. irregular, maverick, unorthodox(adj)

    independent in behavior or thought

    "she led a somewhat irregular private life"; "maverick politicians"

  2. unorthodox(adj)

    breaking with convention or tradition

    "an unorthodox lifestyle"


  1. unorthodox(Adjective)

    unusual, unconventional, or idiosyncratic


  1. Unorthodox

    Unorthodox is the second full-length studio album by the Swedish death metal band Edge of Sanity. It was recorded in between December 1991 and January 1992 with Tomas Skogsberg and released by Black Mark Records on July 8, 1992. Dan Swanö has claimed that this is his favorite Edge of Sanity album, and even went as far as to call it "perfect".

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Unorthodox

    un-or′thō-doks, adj. not orthodox.—n. Unor′thodoxy, heterodoxy, heresy.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of unorthodox in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of unorthodox in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. John Kasich:

    You know why I'm unorthodox?

  2. Lawyer Stephan Seeger:

    If someone does something unorthodox, it's automatically a threat.

  3. Aaron David Miller:

    The way this administration does business is highly unorthodox in so many respects.

  4. Donald Trump:

    Mr. Band called the arrangement ‘unorthodox.’ The rest of us call it outright corruption.

  5. Bob Corker:

    We all knew his dealings here (on Capitol Hill) would be somewhat unorthodox, there are going to be more issues where Democrats can deliver the votes.

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