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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Orthodoxy as a consequence of being conformist; Unoriginality as a result of being too conformist.

Usage examples (33)
  • I'm not sure if it transcends its time, but its primal fear of co-option and absorption into "the Borg" of conventionality is nerve-wracking.
  • It may be one kind of conventionality for some of us and another kind for others, but we are borne on by it all the same.
  • That love of the "niceness of conventionality," as
  • Their lack of conventionality does not tend to boorishness. for more
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