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Convention (IPA: /kənˈvɛnʃən/)


Convention (v. i.)

The act of coming together; the state of being together; union; coalition.

Convention (v. i.)

General agreement or concurrence; arbitrary custom; usage; conventionality.

Convention (v. i.)

A meeting or an assembly of persons, esp. of delegates or representatives, to accomplish some specific object, -- civil, social, political, or ecclesiastical.

Convention (v. i.)

An extraordinary assembly of the parkiament or estates of the realm, held without the king's writ, -- as the assembly which restored Charles II. to the throne, and that which declared the throne to be abdicated by James II.

Convention (v. i.)

An agreement or contract less formal than, or preliminary to, a treaty; an informal compact, as between commanders of armies in respect to suspension of hostilities, or between states; also, a formal agreement between governments or sovereign powers; as, a postal convention between two governments.

Convention

Set of agreed, stipulated, or generally accepted standards

Convention

Meeting of a (usually large) group of individuals and/or companies in a certain field

Convention

Paris Métro station

Convention

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Convention Synonyms

Convening

Convention Synonyms

Conventionalism, Conventionality

Convention Synonyms

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Convention Synonyms

Pattern, Rule, Formula, Normal

Convention Synonyms

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Convention Rhymes





Spanish Translation

Convention in Spanish is Convención

Tagalog Translation

Convention in Tagalog is Katiguman

Example Sentence (Quote)

"I think he's a pervert. It's dangerous to allow him on the convention floor." - Donald Trump


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