|part of speech:
||the behaviors and manners accepted and expected in a social group, embodying its fundamental moral standards.
Her grandmother could not accept that mores had changed, that divorce was no longer considered shameful to most people.
- similar words:
- amenity, conventions, customs, ethos, etiquette, moral, morals, propriety, standards, traditions, values
||civilization, culture, custom, decency, order, tradition, value