Definition of 'orthodoxy'
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The economic orthodoxy of the 1970s could scarcely have been further removed from that of the 2000s. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Just as dangerous as the old orthodoxy. Times, Sunday Times (2007)This return to religious orthodoxy occurred very early. SPICE: The History of a Temptation (2004)Surely only the most jaded and damaged would challenge the orthodoxy of romantic love. Times, Sunday Times (2009)This new orthodoxy reigned for more than a century. The Times Literary Supplement (2012)The prevailing academic orthodoxy has to be recognised as a blind alley. Times, Sunday Times (2009)Often they have flourished precisely because they have gone against prevailing business orthodoxy. Times, Sunday Times (2014)The new cultural orthodoxy is liberalism. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Yes, the science on diet is far from settled and orthodoxy should be challenged. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Most troublesome were people who directly challenged Puritan orthodoxy. Christianity Today (2000)There is a new orthodoxy in editing: not just a theory but a practice. The Times Literary Supplement (2012)These cannot be dealt with by the means of changing prices, which is the current economic orthodoxy. Times, Sunday Times (2007)This book challenges that orthodoxy. Times, Sunday Times (2008)It has, in short, become the settled orthodoxy on the matter. 1066: and the Hidden History of the Bayeux Tapestry (2004)It's not so funny now that these ideas look set to become Labour orthodoxy. Times, Sunday Times (2015)The system of regulatory and monetary policy, much less the economic orthodoxy, does not address that. Times, Sunday Times (2009)
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Translations for 'orthodoxy'
British English: orthodoxy NOUN
view An orthodoxy is an accepted view about something.
These ideas rapidly became the new orthodoxy in linguistics.
British English: orthodoxy NOUN
beliefs The old, traditional beliefs of a religion, political party, or philosophy can be referred to as orthodoxy.
...a conflict between his religious orthodoxy and her belief that his mission is to make money.
Definition of orthodoxy from the Collins English Dictionary
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