heterodoxy

Definitions of heterodoxy
  1. noun
    the quality of being unorthodox
    synonyms: unorthodoxy
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    Antonyms:
    orthodoxy
    the quality of being orthodox (especially in religion)
    types:
    unconventionality
    unorthodoxy by virtue of being unconventional
    nonconformity
    unorthodoxy as a consequence of not conforming to expected standards or values
    type of:
    originality
    the quality of being new and original (not derived from something else)
  2. noun
    any opinions or doctrines at variance with the official or orthodox position
    synonyms: heresy, unorthodoxy
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    Antonyms:
    orthodoxy
    a belief or orientation agreeing with conventional standards
    types:
    iconoclasm
    the orientation of an iconoclast
    nonconformance, nonconformism, nonconformity
    a lack of orthodoxy in thoughts or beliefs
    type of:
    orientation
    an integrated set of attitudes and beliefs
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