1. [ noun ] (religion) a belief that rejects the orthodox tenets of a religion
Synonyms: heresy
Related terms: unbelief Arianism tritheism monophysitism marcionism docetism nestorianism albigensianism zurvanism Gnosticism
2. [ noun ] any opinions or doctrines at variance with the official or orthodox position
Synonyms: heresy heterodoxy
Related terms: orthodoxy orientation nonconformity iconoclasm
3. [ noun ] the quality of being unorthodox
Synonyms: heterodoxy
Related terms: orthodoxy originality nonconformity unconventionality
Similar spelling:   unorthodox