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1. tradition

noun. ['trəˈdɪʃən'] an inherited pattern of thought or action.

Synonyms

  • mental object
  • content

Antonyms

  • unbelief
  • approval
  • disapproval

Etymology

  • traditio (Latin)
  • trado (Latin)

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Rhymes with Tradition

  • predisposition
  • misrecognition
  • juxtaposition
  • retransmission
  • presupposition
  • decomposition
  • statistician
  • reimposition
  • redeposition
  • redefinition
  • precondition
  • pediatrician
  • obstetrician
  • mathematician
  • malnutrition
  • geriatrician
  • fondkommission
  • transmission
  • superstition
  • requisition
  • recondition
  • recognition
  • proposition
  • premonition
  • preignition
  • inquisition
  • exposition
  • expedition
  • electrician
  • disposition

How do you pronounce tradition?

Pronounce tradition as trəˈdɪʃən.

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How do you spell tradition? Is it traditon ?

A common misspelling of tradition is traditon

Sentences with tradition


1. Noun, singular or mass
A copper bottle tree is an old Southern tradition initially used to ward away evil spirits.

Quotes about tradition


1. So, I'm thinking of a name for a villain that has a sense of humor. I thought of 'The Joker' as a name, and as soon as I thought that, I associate it with the playing card, as my family had a tradition of champion playing; my brother was a contract champion bridge player. There were always cards around the house.
- Jerry Robinson

2. Art has a double visage: it looks before and after. Romance is its forward-looking face. The germ of growth is in romanticism. Formalism, on the other hand, consolidates tradition; gleans what has been gained and makes it facile to the hand or the mind; economizes the energy of genius.
- George Edward Woodberry

3. Without tradition, art is a flock of sheep without a shepherd. Without innovation, it is a corpse.
- Winston Churchill

2. tradition

noun. ['trəˈdɪʃən'] a specific practice of long standing.

Synonyms

  • practice
  • habit
  • Hadith
  • wont
  • custom

Antonyms

  • inactivity
  • undress
  • nondevelopment
  • ready-made

Etymology

  • traditio (Latin)
  • trado (Latin)
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