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conform
used in Babbitt

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Definition
to comply, fit in, or be similar to what is normal
  • Before long he admitted that he would like to flee back to the security of conformity, provided there was a decent and creditable way to return.
    Chapter 32 (81% in)
  • Then if that don't work, the G. C. L. can finally send a little delegation around to inform folks that get too flip that they got to conform to decent standards and quit shooting off their mouths so free.
    Chapter 29 (89% in)
  • Babbitt was pleased in the realization that the last scar of his rebellion was healed, yet as he drove home he was annoyed by such background thoughts as had never weakened him in his days of belligerent conformity.
    Chapter 34 (58% in)

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