What does the word conventional mean?

Usage examples for conventional

  1. Not knowing what was in her mind, he felt surprised at her conventional reply. – The Spinners by Eden Phillpotts
  2. Some were disgusted with such a bold breaking of conventional chains; a few were startled into admiration. – Mary Wollstonecraft by Elizabeth Robins Pennell
  3. The young man was well pleased that this very interesting young woman wished to know him properly, as she put it, and if there could be found the least bit of foundation on which might be built a conventional acquaintance he was determined to find it. – The Squirrel Inn by Frank R. Stockton