heterodoxy heterodoxy  /ˈhɛ tə rə ˌdɑk si/


  1. (n) any opinions or doctrines at variance with the official or orthodox position
  2. (n) the quality of being unorthodox



  1. But Old Harrovians are still able to take such heterodoxyfrom Winston Churchill.
  2. Without strong doctrinal leadership, it's a prescription for heterodoxy.
  3. A Catholic, he sustains his family's reputation for heterodoxy by believing the Pope fallible, divorce moral.
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untenable untenable
/ən ˈtɛ nə bəl /