表達 「march to the beat of a different drum」 的字面意思是 「踏著不同的鼓點前進」，它實際用來指 「某人不遵守社會規範，獨樹一幟、標新立異」。這個表達也可以被說成 「march to the beat of a different drummer」，意思不變。
That man shaved half of his beard off, so he only has hair on one side of his face. He marches to the beat of a different drum.
Wang Qiang didn’t use to wear a tie to job interviews. It’s possibly why he never got a job – he marches to the beat of a different drummer.
Cassandra marches to the beat of a different drum. She dyed her hair pink and really expresses her own opinion. I really admire her.