GRE Word List

CONFORMIST

person who uncritically conforms to the customs of a group; OP. nonconformist: one who does not conform to accepted beliefs of norms

The meaning of the word conformist is person who uncritically conforms to the customs of a group; OP. nonconformist: one who does not conform to accepted beliefs of norms.

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