Übersetzung von “convention” — Englisch–Portugiesisch Wörterbuch


noun uk /kənˈven.ʃən/ us

I a large formal meeting of people who do a particular job or have a similar interest, or a large meeting for a political party

the national Democratic convention
Where are they holding their party convention?

a usual or accepted way of behaving, especially in social situations, often following an old way of thinking or a custom in one particular society

convenção, normas
They defied/flouted/broke with convention by giving up their jobs and becoming self-sufficient.
Convention dictates that it is the man who asks the woman to marry him and not the other way round.
In many countries it is the/a convention to wear black at funerals.

a common way of showing something in art or writing

an artistic convention

a formal agreement between country leaders, politicians, and states on a matter that involves them all

the Geneva Convention
a convention on human rights

(Übersetzung von “convention” aus dem Cambridge Englisch–Portugiesisch Wörterbuch © Cambridge University Press)