Translation of "convention" - English-Russian dictionary

convention

noun uk us /kənˈvenʃən/
MEETING [ C ]

a large formal meeting of people with the same interest or work

съезд
the Democratic Party convention
CUSTOM [ C, U ]

a usual and accepted way of behaving or doing something

обычай, принятое правило
In many countries it is the convention to wear black at funerals.
AGREEMENT [ C ]

a formal agreement between countries

соглашение, конвенция
an international convention on human rights

(Translation of “convention” from the Cambridge English–Russian Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)