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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Acting according to certain accepted standards; Correspondence in form or appearance; Hardened conventionality; Orthodoxy in thoughts and belief; Concurrence of opinion.

Usage examples (30)
  • To be one's self, and unafraid whether right or wrong, is more admirable than the easy cowardice of surrender to conformity.
  • Their financial statements are in conformity with generally accepted accounting practices
  • I think that kind of conformity is something that is imposed by turning the citizen into a customer.
  • It proves that conformity is hazardous to any community. for more
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