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English definition of “alternative lifestyle”

alternative lifestyle

noun [C usually singular]    
a way of living that is unusual , especially when you choose not to have the type of home and job that is considered normal in modern society : to pursue / seek an alternative lifestyle Living the vegan alternative lifestyle that we do, my friends and I are a little overwhelmed by the commercialism of Christmas .Alternative and traditional therapiesUnique and unusualGood, better and best in terms of quality
(Definition of alternative lifestyle noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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