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conformity meaning

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  • Conformity is the act of matching attitudes, beliefs, and behaviors to group norms. Norms are implicit, unsaid rules, shared by a group of individuals, that guide their interactions with others.
  • People often conform from a desire for security within a group—typically a group of a similar age, culture, religion, or educational status.
  • Although peer pressure may manifest negatively, conformity can have good or bad effects depending on the situation. Driving on the correct side of the road could be seen as beneficial conformity.
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conformity
  • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
    1. Nouns
      • Countable nouns
        • Singularia tantum
          • Uncountable nouns

      Other Vocabulary

      Look-Alike Words
      1. fr conformité
      2. en conformist
      3. fr conformât
      4. en informity
      5. fr conformait
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      Grammatically, this word "conformity" is a noun, more specifically, a countable noun and a singularia tantum.
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