Definition of mores
- have tended to withdraw and develop a self-sufficient society of their own, with distinct and rigid mores
- —James Stirling
- the evershifting mores of the moment
- —Havelock Ellis
the mores of academic life as opposed to those of the business world
First Known Use: 1898See Words from the same year
: the customs, values, and behaviors that are accepted by a particular group, culture, etc.
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