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English noun: nonconformity

1. nonconformity (communication) lack of harmony or correspondence

Broader (hypernym)disagreement

2. nonconformity (cognition) a lack of orthodoxy in thoughts or beliefs

Synonymsnonconformance, nonconformism

Broader (hypernym)heresy, heterodoxy, unorthodoxy

Antonymsconformism, conformity

3. nonconformity (attribute) unorthodoxy as a consequence of not conforming to expected standards or values

Broader (hypernym)heterodoxy, unorthodoxy

4. nonconformity (act) failure to conform to accepted standards of behavior


Broader (hypernym)failure

Narrower (hyponym)nonobservance

Antonymsabidance, compliance, conformity, conformation

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