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norm

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of norm

  1. 1 what is typical of a group, class, or series <sales figures that are within the norm of a store of that size> Synonyms average, normal, par, standardRelated Words golden mean, mean, median, middle; commonplace, ordinary, rule, run, status quo, usual; exemplar, representativeNear Antonyms abnormality, anomaly, deviation, exception, rarity

  2. 2 norms pl  the code of good conduct for an individual or group <societal norms dictate that murder is wrong> Synonyms ethos, morality, morals, norms, principles, standardsRelated Words customs, dictates, etiquette, manners, mores, values; beliefs, dogma, faith, tenets




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