deviant
I adjective aberrant, abnormal, adverse to, against the rules, atypical, clashing, contrary, counter to, departing from, desultory, deviating, discordant, discrepant, dissident, dissonant, divergent, eccentric, errant, heretical, in violation of, irregular, nonconformist, nonuniform, oblique, out of order, out of step, recalcitrant, stray, unconventional, unfashionable, unorthodox, variant associated concepts: deviant behavior II index eccentric, errant

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  • Deviant UK — Origin Stoke on Trent, UK Genres Electronic Industrial Years active 2004–present Labels Egomania, Remote Music. Website …   Wikipedia

  • déviant — déviant, iante [ devjɑ̃, jɑ̃t ] adj. et n. • 1923; du p. prés. de dévier ♦ Qui dévie. Position déviante du corps. Fig. Opinion, attitude déviante (par rapport à l opinion communément reçue ou orthodoxe). Comportements déviants. N. (rare au fém.)… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

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  • deviant — deviánt adj. m., pl. deviánţi; f. sg. deviántă, pl. deviánte Trimis de siveco, 10.08.2004. Sursa: Dicţionar ortografic  DEVIÁNT, Ă adj. (Despre oameni) Care are o conduită de devianţă. [pron …   Dicționar Român

  • Deviant — De vi*ant, a. 1. Deviating. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] 2. having behavior or characteristics differing from that which is normal or expected, especially in an undesirable or socially disapproved manner; as, deviant behavior. Syn: deviate. [PJC] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • deviant — ► ADJECTIVE ▪ diverging from normal standards, especially in social or sexual behaviour. ► NOUN ▪ a deviant person. DERIVATIVES deviance noun deviancy noun …   English terms dictionary

  • deviant — [dē′vē ənt] adj. [< LL devians, prp. of deviare: see DEVIATE] deviating, esp. from what is considered normal in a group or for a society n. a person whose behavior is deviant deviance [dē′vēəns] n. deviancy [dē′vēən sē] …   English World dictionary

  • deviant — c.1400 (adj.), from L.L. deviantem (nom. devians), prp. of deviare turn aside, from L. phrase de via, from de off (see DE (Cf. de )) + via way (see VIA (Cf. via)). The noun meaning one that deviates is from …   Etymology dictionary

  • deviant — [adj] abnormal, different aberrant, anomalous, atypical, bent, devious, divergent, freaky, heretical, heteroclite, irregular, kinky, off key, perverse, perverted, preternatural, queer, twisted, unorthodox, unrepresentative, untypical, variant,… …   New thesaurus

  • Déviant — Déviance  Pour le manga, voir Déviances (manga) …   Wikipédia en Français

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