Berlusconi maintains that he did nothing wrong, saying that his parties were just following in the tradition of “burlesque shows.”
The tradition of putting candles on Christmas trees actually began in Germany.
I walked in thinking these were signs of authority and tradition, of an outer protective layer.
Breaking with tradition, Rogers was a guest to the state dinner, which honored Indian Prime Minister Manmohan Singh and his wife.
The government has been shafting veterans since the Civil War and the modern VA does well at upholding that tradition.
There is a tradition that this room was fitted up as a library in 1472.
It is a matter of tradition and social contact to learn where it lies.
Of the first thirty Popes it is said by Christian tradition that all but two were martyrs.
Each one's reasons are the tradition which it has received from its ancestors.
Lefin chose to remedy that by abandoning entirely the tradition, and by writing exactly as the people spoke.
late 14c., from Old French tradicion (late 13c.), from Latin traditionem (nominative traditio) "delivery, surrender, a handing down," from traditus, past participle of tradere "deliver, hand over," from trans- "over" (see trans-) + dare "to give" (see date (n.1)). The word is a doublet of treason (q.v.). The notion in the modern sense of the word is of things "handed down" from generation to generation.