Meaning & Definition of Convention in English
1. A large formal assembly
- "Political convention"
2. Something regarded as a normative example
- "The convention of not naming the main character"
- "Violence is the rule not the exception"
- "His formula for impressing visitors"
3. (diplomacy) an international agreement
4. Orthodoxy as a consequence of being conventional
5. The act of convening
Examples of using
There was a convention last month.