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1. WordNet® 3.0 (2006)
nonstandard
    adj 1: not conforming to the language usage of a prestige group
           within a community; "a nonstandard dialect is one used by
           uneducated speakers or socially disfavored groups"; "the
           common core of nonstandard words and phrases in folk
           speech"- A.R.Dunlap [ant: received, standard]
    2: varying from or not adhering to a standard; "nonstandard
       windows"; "envelopes of nonstandard sizes"; "nonstandard
       lengths of board" [ant: standard]
    3: not standard; not accepted as a model of excellence; "a
       nonstandard text" [ant: standard]

2. The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48
nonstandard \nonstandard\, non-standard \non-standard\adj.
   1. varying from or not adhering to a standard; as,
      nonstandard windows; envelopes of nonstandard sizes;
      non-standard lengths of board cost more per foot. Opposite
      of standard. [Narrower terms: deficient, inferior,
      substandard]

   Syn: nonstandard.
        [WordNet 1.5]

   2. (Linguistics) Not conforming to the language usage of a
      prestige group within a community; as, a nonstandard
      dialect is one used by uneducated speakers or socially
      disfavored groups. Opposite of standard.
      [WordNet 1.5]

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