(noun, adjective)


1. not conforming to accepted rules or standards

- her unconventional dress and hair style

Similar word(s): bohemian, irregular, maverick, unorthodox, original

2. not conventional or conformist

- unconventional life styles

Similar word(s): alternative, bizarre, eccentric, flakey, flaky, freakish, freaky, gonzo, outlandish, outre, raffish, rakish, kinky, offbeat, quirky, funky, spacey, spacy

3. not conforming to legality, moral law, or social convention

- an unconventional marriage

Similar word(s): irregular, improper, unlawful


1. Something or someone that is unconventional.