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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Varying from or not adhering to the norm; Not conforming to the language usage of a prestige group within a community.

Usage examples (41)
  • A nonstandard text
  • nonstandard windows
  • A nonstandard dialect is one used by uneducated speakers or socially disfavored groups
  • Adjective : a nonstandard dialect; nonstandard English. ,nonstandard analysis for more
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