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nonconformistnoun [C]

 us   /ˌnɑn·kəmˈfɔr·mɪst/
a ​person who does not ​live and ​thinkaccording to ​acceptedcustoms and ​standards
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nonconformistnoun [C]

uk   /ˌnɒn.kənˈfɔː.mɪst/  us   /ˌnɑːn.kənˈfɔːr-/
someone who ​lives and ​thinks in a way that is different from other ​people (also Nonconformist) religion a ​member of a ​Christiangroup that is ​Protestant but does not ​belong to the Church of ​England
nonconformist
adjective uk   us  
nonconformist ​behaviour a Nonconformist ​minister
nonconformity
noun [U] uk   /-mə.ti/  us   /-mə.t̬i/ (also nonconformism, uk   /-mɪ.zəm/ us   )
Her ​clothes were an ​immediatesignal of her nonconformity.
(Definition of nonconformist from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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