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English definition of “unconventional”

unconventional

adjective     /ˌʌn.kənˈven.ʃən.əl/
C1 different from what is usual or from the way most people do things: an unconventional childhood / lifestyle / marriage Custom, tradition and conformityStrange, suspicious and unnatural unconventionally     /-i/ adverb Custom, tradition and conformityStrange, suspicious and unnatural
(Definition of unconventional adjective from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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