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conformist

con·form·ist

conformist

 
 
pronunciation:
kn for mihst
parts of speech:
noun, adjective
features:
Word Combinations (noun)
part of speech: noun
definition: one who tends to act in accordance or compliance with established standards or norms.
Her parents, who were conformists, became angry when she organized protests at school.
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part of speech: adjective
definition: characterized by accordance or compliance with established standards or norms.
The military teaches and depends on conformist behavior.