- of or characterized by conforming, especially in action or appearance.
Origin of conformist
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Examples from the Web for conformism
He called out the conformism hiding in the pose of rugged individuality.Glenn Beck Is Now Selling Hipster Clothes. Really.
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December 20, 2014
Once known for its vigorous and open public debates, the Israeli press, in its new shape, raises questions about conformism.Wither The Israeli Press?
October 3, 2012
- 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
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Word Origin and History for conformism
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