Example sentences for: orthodoxy

How can you use “orthodoxy” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • The exceptions to conservative orthodoxy that these Republicans carve out are victim-specific, narrowly tailored to their own miseries.

  • He suspects authority and challenges orthodoxy.

  • The trouble was that while "heroic rebel defies orthodoxy" is a story so good that nobody even tries to check it out, "guy makes minor contribution to well-established field, proclaims himself its founder" is so boring as to be unpublishable.

  • It has been replaced by a conceptual orthodoxy every bit as reductive and exclusionary as Roger Fry and Clement Greenberg never actually were.

  • Bu ddhism was founded over 2,500 years ago in reaction to Brahmanic orthodoxy, but it practically vanished as an organized religion from the Indian scene by persecution and absorption into the Hindu mainstream.

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