convention translate English to Spanish: Cambridge Dictionary

Translation of "convention" - English-Spanish dictionary


noun /kənˈvenʃən/
a way of behaving that has become usual; (an) established custom
Shaking hands when meeting people is a normal convention in many countries He does not care about convention.
in the United States a meeting of delegates from a political party for nominating a presidential candidate
the Republican National Convention.
an assembly of people of a particular profession etc
convención, congreso
She gave the keynote speech at a national convention of ecologists.
conventional adjective (opposite unconventional) according to the accepted standards etc; not outrageous or eccentric
conventional dress the more conventional forms of art.
conventionality /-ˈnӕ-/ noun
the conventionality of the linguistic means of expression.
(Definition of convention from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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