a person who , especially unquestioningly, to the usual practices or standards of a group, society, etc.
(often initial capital letter) a person who to the usages of an established church, especially the Church of England.
of or characterized by , especially in action or appearance.
a person who adopts the attitudes, behaviour, dress, etc of the group to which he belongs
a person who complies with the practices of an established church, esp the Church of England
of a conforming nature or character
“one who conforms” in any way, originally usually with reference to religion; 1630s, from conform + -ist. Cf. conformism.
the disposition to preserve or restore what is established and traditional and to limit change. the principles and practices of political . noun opposition to change and innovation a political philosophy advocating the preservation of the best of the established order in society and opposing radical change noun (in Britain, Canada, etc) the form of […]
disposed to preserve existing conditions, institutions, etc., or to restore traditional ones, and to limit change. cautiously moderate or purposefully low: a conservative estimate. traditional in style or manner; avoiding novelty or showiness: conservative suit. (often initial capital letter) of or relating to the Conservative party. (initial capital letter) of, relating to, or characteristic of […]
to hinder or obstruct with thick or sticky matter; choke up: to clog a drain. to crowd excessively, especially so that movement is impeded; overfill: Cars clogged the highway. to encumber; hamper; hinder. to become clogged, encumbered, or choked up. to stick; stick together. to do a . anything that impedes motion or action; an […]
conforming or adhering to accepted standards, as of conduct or taste: conventional behavior. pertaining to convention or general agreement; established by general consent or accepted usage; arbitrarily determined: conventional symbols. ordinary rather than different or original: conventional phraseology. not using, making, or involving nuclear weapons or energy; nonnuclear: conventional warfare. Art. in accordance with an […]