More regard was paid to form, and the license which had been accorded to earlier masters was sacrificed to conventionality.
They were free as air—untrammelled by any conventionality or artificial needs.
But conventionality is inexorable; and the St. Denis's great recommendation was its conventionality.
We bind him with cords of conventionality, and deliver him into the hands of the Philistines.
Try as we may to be true to ourselves, it is seldom possible; we are swept away in a current of conventionality.
So, Jennie, we must pay some respect to conventionality, and we will take the carriage.
As to darknesses that have fallen upon vast areas, conventionality is—smoke from forest fires.
It takes its root in conventionality, the curse of all individuality and progress.
Tennyson became fully original, but he always admitted, and sometimes encouraged in himself, a certain vein of conventionality.
If I am to be treated as a child, I must have a child's freedom from conventionality.'