Definition of unconventional:
Synonyms for unconventional:
exotic, raffish, alternative, kinky, unwonted, illegitimate, wrong, atypic, outlaw, spacey, offbeat, illicit, open-minded, out-there, rakish, eccentric, freaky, outlawed, surprising, unordinary, bizarre, unlawful, nontraditional, freakish, go-as-you-please, notable, quirky, irregular, outre, unceremonious, broad-minded, nonconventional, maverick, devil-may-care, spaced-out, improper, outlandish, special, spacy, progressive, nonorthodox, dissenting, remarkable, usual, Bohemian, flaky, far-out, way out, heterodox, wrongful, unorthodox, dissentient.
nonconforming (part of speech: adjective)
- out of the ordinary,
- unorthodox (part of speech: adjective)
- "Love's Usuries", Louis Creswicke.
Take it altogether, it was a domestic scene which would have done Mrs. Arnot's heart good to have witnessed; but poor Mrs. Haldane would have sighed over it as so utterly unconventional as to be another proof of her son's unnatural tastes.- "A Knight Of The Nineteenth Century", E. P. Roe.
- "In Her Own Right", John Reed Scott.