conformity

1. (noun) “[A]cting according to certain accepted standards” (Princeton University 2010).

2. (noun) “[O]rthodoxy in thoughts and belief” (Princeton University 2010).

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Usage Notes:

  • Plural: conformities
  • Also called:
    • conformance
    • conformation
    • conformism
  • A (noun) conformist (verb) conforms to conformity.

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Princeton University. 2010. “About WordNet.” WordNet. (http://wordnet.princeton.edu/wordnet).