Associations to the word «Conformity»


CONFORMITY, noun. State of things being similar or identical.
CONFORMITY, noun. A point of resemblance; a similarity.
CONFORMITY, noun. State of being conforming, of complying with a set of rules, with a norm or standard.
CONFORMITY, noun. The ideology of adhering to one standard or social uniformity.

Dictionary definition

CONFORMITY, noun. Correspondence in form or appearance.
CONFORMITY, noun. Acting according to certain accepted standards; "their financial statements are in conformity with generally accepted accounting practices".
CONFORMITY, noun. Orthodoxy in thoughts and belief.
CONFORMITY, noun. Concurrence of opinion; "we are in accord with your proposal".
CONFORMITY, noun. Hardened conventionality.

Wise words

The difference between the right word and the almost right word is the difference between lightning and a lightning bug.
Mark Twain