Synonyms for orthodox

Synonyms for (adjective) orthodox

Synonyms: orthodox

Definition: adhering to what is commonly accepted

Usage: an orthodox view of the world

Similar words: antiheretical

Definition: opposed to heresy

Similar words: canonic, canonical, sanctioned

Definition: conforming to orthodox or recognized rules

Usage: the drinking of cocktails was as canonical a rite as the mixing- Sinclair Lewis

Similar words: conforming, conformist

Definition: adhering to established customs or doctrines (especially in religion)

Similar words: conventional, established

Definition: conforming with accepted standards

Usage: a conventional view of the world

Similar words: traditional

Definition: pertaining to time-honored orthodox doctrines

Usage: the simple security of traditional assumptions has vanished

Similar words: unreformed

Definition: unaffected by the Reformation