What is the opposite of custom?

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Noun
Opposite of a habitual manner of behaving or doing
“The fact that Eleanor was putting on lipstick in the morning was not unusual, however, doing so at 4:45 am made it an unprecedented departure from her usual routine.”
Noun
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.”
Noun
Opposite of the clientele of, or the act of regularly dealing with, a business
“The owner of the shop has been going through some hard times, with declining numbers of customers, and a number of complaints to the consumer protection unit.”
Noun
Opposite of behaviour that is considered acceptable or polite to most members of a society
Noun
Opposite of the traditional beliefs, customs, and stories of a community
Noun
Opposite of a popular or the latest style of clothing, hair, decoration, or behavior
Noun
Opposite of the regular custom attracted by a shop, restaurant, etc
Noun
Opposite of the customary or correct method or procedure
“With legal impropriety, the judge bullied the jury into a finding of guilty.”
Noun
Opposite of an act performed for religious or ceremonial reasons
Noun
Opposite of a tendency to act in a particular way
“He has a disinclination to use his ears where musical influence is concerned.”
Noun
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.”
Noun
Opposite of an inclination or tendency
Noun
Opposite of payment for membership
Noun
Opposite of a sacred act or ceremony in Christianity
Noun
Opposite of a person's regular occupation, profession, or trade
“More than a few antiques dealers start out as indefatigable collectors who make the decision to turn their avocation into a vocation.”
Noun
Opposite of a peculiar or characteristic habit or mannerism
Noun
Opposite of the people who frequent an establishment or purchase a service, collectively
Noun
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.”
Adjective
Opposite of made according to the specifications of a particular individual
“About 65% of consumers buy mass-produced shoes and accept a very low level of individual satisfaction.”
Adjective
Opposite of distinguished by a unique attribute
“If you were to ask me, my most objective view would be that this unremarkable creature is as common as a garden snail.”
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