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 follow tradition ​v ​


be conventionalist, behave in a conventional way, be traditionalist, conform, do as others do, do in Rome as the Romans do, fall in with, fit in, fit the mould, fit the pattern, follow convention, follow the beaten path, follow the crowd, follow the rules, follow tradition, get in line, keep up with, live up to, not change, swim with the stream, toe the line, toe the mark, travel in a rut.

Similar Concepts

act with augustness, be conservative, follow the method, not violate.

Opposite Concepts

cause to change, not follow tradition, put an end to a practice.


 परंपरा पर चलना ​क्रि ​


न बदलना, परंपरा निभाना, परंपरा पर चलना, परंपरा पालन करना, परंपरावादी होना, पुरातनवादी होना, पुराने रास्ते चलना, भीड़ मेँ शामिल होना, भीड़ानुगमन करना, रौ मेँ बहना, लीक पर चलना, लीक लीक चलना, सब के साथ रहना.

Similar Concepts

उल्लंघन न करना, मर्यादा पालना, रीति पालन करना, रूढ़िवादी होना.

Opposite Concepts

परंपरा पर न चलना, परिवर्तित होना, प्रथा समाप्त करना.

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