noun, plural con·form·i·ties.
Words nearby conformity
Origin of conformity
OTHER WORDS FROM conformity
British Dictionary definitions for anticonformity
noun plural -ities or -ances
Cultural definitions for anticonformity
Agreement between an individual's behavior and a group's standards or expectations. A conformist is one who follows the majority's desires or standards. (See also beatniks, bureaucrat, organization man (see also organization man), peer group, and peer pressure.)