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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Someone who adheres to established standards of conduct (especially in religious matters) adj. - Marked by convention and adherence to customs or rules or styles adj. - Adhering to established customs or doctrines (especially in religion).

Usage examples (35)
  • Underneath the radical image teenagers are surprisingly conformist
  • She's not what I'd call a conformist, and she doesn't treat her humans the way most everyone else does.
  • Bandy about the word "conformist" like you're being paid for each usage.
  • The children, in fact, seem to have moved from one kind of conformist society to another. for more
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