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Definition 1: someone who refuses to conform to established standards of conduct - [noun denoting person]

Synonyms for nonconformist in the sense of this definition

(nonconformist is a kind of ...) a person who dissents from some established policy

(... is a kind of nonconformist ) a member of the beat generation; a nonconformist in dress and behavior

(... is a kind of nonconformist ) a nonconformist writer or artist who lives an unconventional life

(... is a kind of nonconformist ) a person whose unconventional behavior embarrasses others

(... is a kind of nonconformist ) a person who holds unorthodox opinions in any field (not merely religion)

(... is a kind of nonconformist ) someone who exhibits great independence in thought and action

Definition 2: a Protestant in England who is not a member of the Church of England - [noun denoting person]

Synonyms for nonconformist in the sense of this definition

(nonconformist is a kind of ...) an adherent of Protestantism

Definition 3: not conforming to some norm or socially approved pattern of behavior or thought - [adjective denoting all]

Samples where nonconformist or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • their rabidly nonconformist deportment has made them legendary
  • the old stubborn nonconformist spirit of the early settlers

Synonyms for nonconformist in the sense of this definition

Definition 4: not conforming to established customs or doctrines especially in religion - [adjective satellite denoting all]

Synonyms for nonconformist in the sense of this definition

(nonconformist is similar to ...) breaking with convention or tradition

"an unorthodox lifestyle"

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