Synonyms of deviant in English:

deviant


See definition of deviant

adjective

1‘deviant behaviour’

SYNONYMS

aberrant, deviating, divergent, abnormal, atypical, untypical, non-typical, anomalous, digressive, irregular, non-standard

nonconformist, rogue, perverse, transgressing, wayward

strange, odd, peculiar, uncommon, unusual, freak, freakish, curious, bizarre, eccentric, idiosyncratic, unorthodox, exceptional, singular, unrepresentative

distorted, twisted, warped, perverted

informal bent, kinky, quirky

ANTONYMS

normal, orthodox


noun

1‘lone parents are likely to be treated as deviants’

SYNONYMS

nonconformist, eccentric, maverick, individualist, exception, outsider, misfit, fish out of water, square peg in a round hole, round peg in a square hole

informal oddball, odd fish, weirdo, weirdie, freak, bad boy

North American informal screwball, kook

US informal wackadoo, wackadoodle