Synonyms of conventional in English:

conventional


See definition of conventional

adjective

1‘the conventional wisdom of the day’

SYNONYMS

orthodox, traditional, established, accepted, received, mainstream, prevailing, prevalent, accustomed, customary

ANTONYMS

unorthodox

2‘a cross between a monorail and a conventional railway’

SYNONYMS

normal, standard, regular, ordinary, usual, traditional, typical, common

British common or garden

North American garden variety

3‘Karen was a very conventional woman’

SYNONYMS

conservative, traditional, traditionalist, conformist, bourgeois, old-fashioned, of the old school

formal, correct, proper, decorous, staid

small-town, suburban, parochial, narrow-minded

bien pensant, comme il faut

historical Biedermeier

informal straight, square, strait-laced, stodgy, stuffy, stick-in-the-mud, fuddy-duddy

ANTONYMS

unconventional, radical, bohemian

4‘an unexciting and rather conventional compilation’

SYNONYMS

run-of-the-mill, prosaic, pedestrian, commonplace, unimaginative, uninspired, uninspiring, unadventurous, unremarkable, unexceptional

unoriginal, derivative, formulaic, predictable, stock, hackneyed, clichéd, stereotypical, stereotyped, trite, platitudinous

informal old hat, plain vanilla, bog-standard, hacky

rare formalistic

ANTONYMS

original