Definition of “nonconformist” - English Dictionary

“nonconformist” in British English

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nonconformistnoun [ C ]

uk /ˌnɒn.kənˈfɔː.mɪst/ us /ˌnɑːn.kənˈfɔːr.mɪst/
nonconformist
adjective uk us

nonconformist behaviour
a Nonconformist minister
nonconformity
noun [ U ] uk /ˌnɒn.kənˈfɔː.mə.ti/ us /ˌnɑːn.kənˈfɔːr.mə.t̬i/ also nonconformism, uk /-mɪ.zəm/ us

Her clothes were an immediate signal of her nonconformity.

(Definition of “nonconformist” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

“nonconformist” in American English

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nonconformistnoun [ C ]

us /ˌnɑn·kəmˈfɔr·mɪst/

a person who does not live and think according to accepted customs and standards

(Definition of “nonconformist” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)