conventionality definition

  • noun:
    • The state, high quality, or personality to be conventional.
    • a regular act, idea, or practice.
    • The rules of mainstream social behavior.
    • their state of being old-fashioned
    • anything standard; a convention
    • The state to be conventional; adherence to personal formalities or usages; that which is made by old-fashioned usage; the customary usages of personal life.
    • the type to be main-stream rather than normal; artificiality; a regular custom, type, term, principle, etc.
    • orthodoxy as a result of being conventional
    • unoriginality as a consequence of becoming too standard
    • conformity with old-fashioned idea and behavior

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