Definition of 'conventional wisdom'
Example sentences containing 'conventional wisdom'
The conventional wisdom has become that you build your reputation by moving from company to company.Times, Sunday Times (2013) Christianity Today (2000) Times, Sunday Times (2013)
It also gives the lie to the conventional wisdom that her voice was consistently failing by this time.A TALE OF FOUR HOUSES: Opera at Covent Garden, La Scala, Vienna and the Met since 1945 (2003) Times, Sunday Times (2011) Times, Sunday Times (2012)
First of all, driving a company to produce outstanding service flies in the face of conventional wisdom.Total Customer Service (The Ultimate Weapon) (1990)
Indeed, so keen is he to stick to the conventional wisdom that he sometimes seems to ignore the evidence of his own anecdotes.Times, Sunday Times (2010)
I stick with the conventional wisdom that there weren't any.Times, Sunday Times (2010)
In a rethinking of conventional wisdom I now think that cooking was the major advance that turned ape into human.Times, Sunday Times (2008)
That's the conventional wisdom, and it is wrong.Times, Sunday Times (2016) Times, Sunday Times (2010)
As so often, conventional wisdom couldn't be more wrong.Times, Sunday Times (2006) Times, Sunday Times (2013)
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Definition of conventional wisdom from the Collins English Dictionary