What is the opposite of convention?

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Opposite of a large meeting or conference, especially of members of a political party or a particular profession or group
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Opposite of behaviour that is considered acceptable or polite to most members of a society
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Opposite of a belief or set of beliefs held and taught by a Church, political party, or other group
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Opposite of an agreement between two or more people or groups as to what each will do for the other
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Opposite of a mass meeting of people making a political protest or showing support for a cause
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Opposite of an assembly or meeting, especially one held for a specific purpose
“Police would arrive to make their presence felt, resulting in the dispersal of the crowd.”
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Opposite of a traditional or accepted way of behaving, specific to a particular society, place, or time
“Any deviation from the dogmatic vision would inevitably result in major changes to religious practices.”
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Opposite of a thing that is done to comply with rules or regulations
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Opposite of a principle or standard by which something may be judged or decided
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Opposite of a formal meeting of people with a shared interest, typically one that takes place over several days
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Opposite of habitual or customary practice, especially as creating a right, obligation, or standard
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Opposite of a group of people assembled together in a disorganized manner
“It can only be described as an utter failure that only one individual turned up to the show.”
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Opposite of the transmission of customs or beliefs from generation to generation
“Frank tells Kramer that his innovation of Festivus was in response to the over-commercialization of Christmas.”
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Opposite of a treaty
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Opposite of a standard or pattern, especially of social behaviour, that is typical or expected
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Opposite of a widely held but fixed and oversimplified image or idea of a particular type of person or thing
“In the same crime, he will distinctly contemplate the righteousness of God and the uniquity of each man, as they respectively discover themselves.”
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Opposite of an act performed for religious or ceremonial reasons
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Opposite of behavior that is both morally and socially correct
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Opposite of an individual rule as part of a system of law or religious doctrine
“Mr. Wizard was arrested for practicing wizardry, a crime worthy of certain damnation in most parts.”
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Opposite of an official agreement, typically intended to resolve a dispute or conflict
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