Definitions For Convention


  • The act of convening
  • Orthodoxy as a consequence of being conventional
  • Something regarded as a normative example
  • (diplomacy) an international agreement
  • A large formal assembly
  • A large meeting of people who come to a place for usually several days to talk about their shared work or other interests or to make decisions as a group
  • A custom or a way of acting or doing things that is widely accepted and followed
  • A traditional or common style often used in literature, theater, or art to create a particular effect

Is Convention a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

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Words with Friends

The word Convention is worth 15 points in Scrabble and 20 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Convention in a Sentence

  • We go to the weeklong annual teachers' convention every summer.
  • He bought some new books at the science fiction convention.
  • The Democratic National Convention will meet next week to announce their party's candidate for president.

Synonyms for Convention

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