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mores definitions

WordNet (r) 3.0 (2005)

1: (sociology) the conventions that embody the fundamental values of a group

Merriam Webster's

noun plural Etymology: Latin, plural of mor-, mos custom Date: circa 1899 1. the fixed morally binding customs of a particular group 2. moral attitudes 3. habits, manners

Oxford Reference Dictionary

n.pl. customs or conventions regarded as essential to or characteristic of a community. Etymology: L, pl. of mos custom

Webster's 1913 Dictionary

Mores Mo"res (m[=o]"r[=e]z), n. pl.; sing. Mos (m[=o]s). [L.] Customs; habits; esp., customs conformity to which is more or less obligatory; customary law.

Collin's Cobuild Dictionary

The mores of a particular place or group of people are the customs and behaviour that are typically found in that place or group. (FORMAL) ...the accepted mores of British society. N-PLURAL: usu with supp

Moby Thesaurus

Weltanschauung, acculturation, amenities, bon ton, civilities, civility, civilization, climate, climate of opinion, comity, complex, conformity, consuetude, convention, courtliness, cultural drift, culture, culture area, culture center, culture complex, culture conflict, culture contact, culture pattern, culture trait, custom, decencies, decorum, dictates of society, diplomatic code, elegance, elegancies, established way, ethos, etiquette, exquisite manners, fashion, folkway, folkways, formalities, good form, good manners, ideology, intellectual climate, key trait, manner, manners, moral climate, morality, morals, natural politeness, norms, observance, point of etiquette, politeness, politesse, practice, praxis, prescription, proper thing, proprieties, protocol, punctilio, quiet good manners, ritual, rules of conduct, social code, social conduct, social convention, social graces, social procedures, social usage, society, spiritual climate, standard behavior, standard usage, standing custom, the conventions, the mores, the proprieties, the right things, time-honored practice, tradition, trait, trait-complex, usage, use, way, what is done, wont, wonting, world view


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