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  Words related to conventional

Related / Similar Words: ceremonious, established, formal, schematic

 

Definition:
  • following accepted customs and proprieties; "conventional wisdom"; "she had strayed from the path of conventional behavior"; "conventional forms of address";
  • unimaginative and conformist; "conventional bourgeois lives"; "conventional attitudes";
  • (weapons) using non-nuclear energy for propulsion or destruction; "conventional warfare"; "conventional weapons";
  • in accord with or being a tradition or practice accepted from the past; "a conventional church wedding with the bride in traditional white"; "the conventional handshake";
  • rigidly formal or bound by convention; "their ceremonious greetings did not seem heartfelt";
  • conforming with accepted standards; "a conventional view of the world";
  • represented in simplified or symbolic form;

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    See Also: formal, unoriginal

     

    Attributes: conventionality, convention, conventionalism

     

    Anagrams: conciliative

     

     
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