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Synonyms for tradition
trəˈdɪʃ əntra·di·tion

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  1. traditionnoun

    A commonly held system.


Princeton's WordNet

  1. traditionnoun

    an inherited pattern of thought or action


  2. custom, traditionnoun

    a specific practice of long standing

    usage, customs, customs duty, impost, custom, usance

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  1. traditionnoun

    (Law.) transfer (of possession), delivery

  2. traditionnoun

    oral report (from one generation to another)

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "tradition":

    traditions, traditional, history, custom, traditionally, legacy

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  1. Pete Buttigieg:

    New Hampshire can be challenging to be a person of faith who's also part of the LGBTQ community and yet, to me, the core of faith is regard for one another, and part of God's love is experienced, according to my faith tradition, is in the way that we support one another and, in particular, support the least among us.

  2. Ray Moore:

    There is no such thing as same-sex marriage in the constitution. The words are not there, we've never had it in our history, five judges on the Supreme Court, or justices, have presumed to find a fundamental right which has no basis in the history or logic or tradition of our country.

  3. Helio Castroneves:

    I have a very good opportunity here to do something that only three guys were able to do, we understand the tradition. We never forget about this one. But once you close the visor, it's another race( where) we've got to make it happen.

  4. Russell Wilson:

    So, those kind of memories, it's an honor, it's a tradition, it's a place of excellence, and that's the standard that I have to bring every day. That's the only thing I know.

  5. Fernando Villa:

    This celebration and this tradition is all about hoping that our biggest wishes become a reality.

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