Sentence Examples

  • The more he stepped out of the norm to please her, the more uneasy she became.
  • The royal norm was heavier than the common norm.
  • Courts of law are now the norm in the world, with laws being democratically established and widely published.
  • In the Western Church, though from the 9th century onwards the Roman use had been the norm, considerable alterations continued to be made in the shape and decoration of the liturgical vestments.
  • By the rule of St Benedict, which, until the reform of Cluny, was the norm in the West, the abbot has jurisdiction over only one community.