What does the word orthodox mean?

    Part of speech: adjective

  • Correct in doctrine; approved; accepted.

  • Part of speech: noun

  • Orthodoxy.

Usage examples for orthodox

  1. Of course you do, it's the orthodox belief. – Tom Brown at Oxford by Thomas Hughes
  2. For the orthodox there can always be a revolution; for a revolution is a restoration. – Orthodoxy by G. K. Chesterton
  3. He kissed her knuckles, in orthodox fashion. – The Fortunate Youth by William J. Locke