What is the opposite of conforming?

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Adjective
Opposite of exhibiting conformity
Adjective
Opposite of willing to accept or agree to something without objection or resistance
“He was resistant at first, but soon became a careful dresser and appreciative of his wife's flair for interior design.”
Adjective
Opposite of corresponding or harmonious in character
Adjective
Opposite of of or pertaining to the Puritans, or to their doctrines and practice
Adjective
Opposite of fitting or proper for the occasion or purpose
“You are likely to be punished for indecent conduct at a public venue.”
Adjective
Opposite of genuine, real or authentic
“The organizers strayed from traditional cooking methods, using artificial ingredients to prepare the dishes.”
Noun
Opposite of the condition of being compliant
Noun
Opposite of a state of agreement or harmony
Verb
(conform to) Opposite of present participle for to comply with rules, standards, or laws
“What good are these priestesses to anyone if they flout the laws of nature and of man this way?”
Verb
Opposite of present participle for to adapt to a given environment or standard
“He did this in order to avoid fleeting fads and give a timeless quality to his work, and in so doing paved the way for future artists to disregard current trends.”
Verb
(conform to) Opposite of present participle for to be like or in accordance with
“How does this racket sport differ from any other racket sport apart from the shuttlecock?”
Verb
Opposite of present participle for to form a pleasing relationship with
“The strong desire to choose a personalized way of life, but simultaneously respect elders can clash with their lifestyle choice and individual freedom.”
Verb
Opposite of present participle for to bring into harmony or accord
“Other states were now increasingly willing to intervene to prevent any succession which seemed likely to upset the balance of power.”
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