Orthodoxy - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈɔːrθədɑːksi|  American pronunciation of the word orthodoxy
Brit.  |ˈɔːθədɒksi|  British pronunciation of the word orthodoxy


- the quality of being orthodox (especially in religion)
- a belief or orientation agreeing with conventional standards


I was surprised by the orthodoxy of her political views.

He rejected the orthodoxies of the scientific establishment.

He challenged the political orthodoxy of his time.

These ideas have now become part of educational orthodoxy.

A resuscitated orthodoxy, so pervasive as to be nearly invisible, rules the land.

The fad of today is the orthodoxy of tomorrow.

Word forms

singular: orthodoxy
plural: orthodoxies
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