English to Afrikaans Meaning :: heterodox

Heterodox :
heterodokse
- heterodokseheterodoxie
 

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Adjective(1) characterized by departure from accepted beliefs or standards

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(1) Heterodoxy is important for scientific advance because new ideas and discoveries have to emerge initially as heterodox views, at variance with established understanding.(2) There is no evidence in Casey's writings - consisting of his spiritual notebooks and his many letters - that he was in any way heterodox .(3) I'd hope that the magazine has remained true to its best liberal, humanist traditions while adhering to the sceptical, heterodox values that journalism in general should aspire to.(4) Simply put, dominant institutions deploy orthodox strategies and subversive institutions rely on heterodox ones.(5) Newton still had to be cautious about expressing his heterodox religious ideas openly, but he did not, like Descartes, live in fear of sharing Galileo's fate.(6) Rousseau had been living in Switzerland, but his heterodox religious views had made him enemies there, nor could he rely on being undisturbed in France.(7) Firstly, the book offers a heterodox alternative to orthodox neo-classical thought whilst also describing very self-consciously the core of neo-classical thinking.(8) The mountains allowed small and often heterodox religious groups to survive, since the mountain inhabitants were relatively isolated and central governments had a difficult time getting hold of them.(9) Although they sponsored a number of bishops whose beliefs were regarded as heterodox , they were not seen as threats to the Church of England as compared to that presented by the Catholic Stuarts.(10) He argues that this ignores the complex interaction between orthodox intellectual culture and heterodox expression.(11) Had the program been more open to critical and heterodox interpretations, it might have generated more passion among the viewers.(12) Dixwell's views on political economy are probably best described as heterodox .(13) Mursell also is attentive to the significance of heterodox texts and figures; the Lollards reveal as much about the English character as Julian of Norwich does.(14) But people with heterodox beliefs were not always poor and persecuted.(15) However, after the Bolshevik revolution, state communism began to dominate the non-social democratic wings of the labour movement at the expense of more heterodox forms of socialism.(16) He paid no price at the polls for his heterodox views.
Synonyms
Adjective
1. unorthodox ::
onortodokse
2. nonconformist ::
afgescheidene
3. dissenting ::
afkeurende
4. dissident ::
dissident
5. rebellious ::
opstandige
6. renegade ::
afvallige
7. heretical ::
ketters
8. blasphemous ::
lasterlike
9. recusant ::
weigeraar
10. apostate ::
afvallige
11. skeptical ::
skepties
13. unconventional ::
onkonvensionele
Antonyms
1. conventional ::
konvensionele
2. orthodox ::
ortodokse
Different Forms
heterodox, heterodoxy
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