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Synonyms for nonstandardˈnɒnˈstæn dərd

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. nonstandard(adj)

    not conforming to the language usage of a prestige group within a community

    standard, criterional, basic, standardized, canonic, regular, received, classical, textbook, regulation, classic, modular, standardised, authoritative, acceptable, stock, definitive, casebook, canonical, criterial

  2. nonstandard(adj)

    varying from or not adhering to a standard

    authoritative, criterial, criterional, textbook, standardised, standardized, classical, casebook, stock, standard, received, regular, definitive, canonic, regulation, modular, classic, canonical, acceptable, basic

  3. nonstandard(adj)

    not standard; not accepted as a model of excellence

    received, standard, stock, authoritative, criterional, classical, basic, textbook, classic, modular, regular, standardized, regulation, casebook, acceptable, canonic, definitive, criterial, standardised, canonical

Editors Contribution

  1. atypical

    not typical or standard

PPDB, the paraphrase database

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non-standard, unconventional, atypical, non-conventional


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