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convention   (Sound)

KK Pronunciation

〔 kәnˋvєnʃәn 〕

Pronunciation

〔 kәnˊvenʃәn 〕


Overview of noun convention

The noun convention has 5 senses


  • convention -- (a large formal assembly; "political convention")

  • convention, normal, pattern, rule, formula -- (something regarded as a normative example; "the convention of not naming the main character"; "violence is the rule not the exception"; "his formula for impressing visitors")

  • convention -- ((diplomacy) an international agreement)

  • conventionality, convention, conventionalism -- (orthodoxy as a consequence of being conventional)

  • convention, convening -- (the act of convening)