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orthodoxy is pronounced in four syllables

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An example use of orthodoxy in a speech by a native speaker of american english:

“… follow the leftist orthodoxy that's out …”

meanings of orthodoxy


  1. The aggregate of the definitive elements of the Eastern Orthodox Church, such as its faith, worship, theology, and traditions.
  2. The Eastern Orthodox Church, including Greek Orthodox Church, Romanian Orthodox Church, Russian Orthodox Church, and Serbian Orthodox Church.
  3. The beliefs and practices of Orthodox Judaism.


  1. Conformity to established and accepted beliefs (usually of religions).
  2. Correctness in doctrine and belief.

orthodoxy frequency in english - C2 level of CEFR

the word orthodoxy occurs in english on average 2.6 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C2 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

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