heterodox Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

Meaning of “heterodox” in the English Dictionary

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uk   /ˈhet.ər.ə.dɒks/  us   /ˈhet̬.ɚ.ə.dɑːks/ formal
(of ​beliefs, ​ideas, or ​activities) different to and ​opposinggenerallyacceptedbeliefs or ​standards: His ​opinions have always been ​distinctly heterodox.
noun [U] uk   /-dɒk.si/  us   /-dɑːk.si/
(Definition of heterodox from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “heterodox”
in Chinese (Simplified) (信仰、想法或活动)非正统的,异端的…
in Chinese (Traditional) (信仰、想法或活動)非正統的,異端的…
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