[awr-thuh-doks] /ˈɔr θəˌdɒks/
of, relating to, or conforming to the approved form of any doctrine, philosophy, ideology, etc.
of, relating to, or conforming to beliefs, attitudes, or modes of conduct that are generally approved.
customary or conventional, as a means or method; established.
sound or correct in opinion or doctrine, especially theological or religious doctrine.
conforming to the Christian faith as represented in the creeds of the early church.
(initial capital letter) of, relating to, or designating the Eastern Church, especially the Greek Orthodox Church.
(initial capital letter) of, relating to, or characteristic of Orthodox Jews or Orthodox Judaism.
not conforming with established or accepted standards, as in religion, behaviour, or attitudes
conforming with established or accepted standards, as in religion, behaviour, or attitudes
conforming to the Christian faith as established by the early Church
of or relating to the Orthodox Church of the East
(sometimes not capital)
mid-15c., of opinions, faith, from Late Latin orthodoxus, from Greek orthodoxos “having the right opinion,” from orthos “right, true, straight” (see ortho-) + doxa “opinion, praise,” from dokein “to seem,” from PIE root *dek- “to take, accept” (see decent). As the name of the Eastern Church, first recorded in English 1772; in reference to a branch of Judaism, first recorded 1853.
[noh-noh] /ˈnoʊˌnoʊ/ noun, plural no-nos, no-no’s. Informal. 1. anything that is forbidden or not advisable, as because of being improper or unsafe: If you want to lose weight, rich desserts are a no-no. n. 1942, from reduplication of no.
[os-ten-tey-shuh n, -tuh n-] /ˌɒs tɛnˈteɪ ʃən, -tən-/ noun 1. pretentious or conspicuous show, as of wealth or importance; display intended to impress others. 2. Archaic. the act of showing or exhibiting; display. /ˌɒstɛnˈteɪʃən/ noun 1. pretentious, showy, or vulgar display n. mid-15c., from Old French ostentacion (mid-14c.) and directly from Latin ostentationem (nominative ostentatio) […]
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[verb oh-ver-lap; noun oh-ver-lap] /verb ˌoʊ vərˈlæp; noun ˈoʊ vərˌlæp/ verb (used with object), overlapped, overlapping. 1. to over (something else or each other); extend over and cover a part of; imbricate. 2. to cover and extend beyond (something else): The ends of cloth overlap the table. 3. to coincide in part with; have in […]