But well after the convention, he had remained open to the idea of backing Goldwater.
At their convention this weekend, Sarah Palin and her fans bashed big banks—and the idea of regulating them.
Atheists are holding their annual convention in Salt Lake City, but things have been surprisingly cordial.
Howard Fineman, looking camera-ready as usual, wandered the convention hall looking for swag.
We have a situation here”—that is, in the Comstock race—“where a convention is probably not the way to go.
For, in the words of that member of the convention who did not like the guillotine, to kill is not to reply.
Anybody who is not in the convention can scoff at it, however low his own code may be.
How long did the Philadelphia convention continue in session?
It mattered not much what principles the convention set forth.
We speak of nature and convention; they contrasted things that are by nature with things that are by law.
early 15c., "agreement," from Middle French convention and directly from Latin conventionem (nominative conventio) "meeting, assembly, covenant," noun of action from past participle stem of convenire (see convene).