1 Translation results for: convention
convention noun
Example sentences of
convention noun
  • We go to the weeklong annual teachers' convention every summer.
  • He bought some new books at the science fiction convention.
  • The Democratic National Convention will meet next week to announce their party's candidate for president.
  • It's important to follow the conventions of punctuation in a paper for school.
  • They say school is just as important for teaching children social codes and conventions as for teaching math.
  • Many sports shows have recently adopted the conventions of the talk show.
  • a poet who rebels against literary convention
  • The award that by convention should have gone to the student with the highest grade went instead to the teacher's favorite.
  • As a matter of convention, the oldest members speak first.
  • The director's use of the usual romantic conventions made the film boring and predictable.
Synonyms of
convention noun