Beliefs and religious

orthodox
(adj)
OR-thǝ-dox
Meaning

very traditional and conservative, particularly in matters of religion

1st Sample Sentence

My parents were both very very orthodox, but I am an unbeliever.

Root

orthos (correct, right, true)#dokein (to seem good) (Greek)

Mnemonics

Orthodox sounds like Orthodon'tist which helps makes your teeth straight or right, which is commonly accepted to have straight teeth.

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