English translation of 'रिवाज़'
mn/rivaza, rivAza, rivaaza, rivāz, rivaz, rivAz, rivaaz/
1. convention variable noun
A convention is an accepted way of behaving or of doing something.
It's just a social convention that men don't wear skirts.
2. custom variable noun
A custom is an activity, a way of behaving, or an event which is usual or traditional in a particular society or in particular circumstances.
...an ancient Japanese custom.
It is the custom to give presents at Christmas.
3. rite countable noun
A rite is a traditional ceremony that is carried out in a particular group or society.
...a religious rite.
Copyright © 2014 by HarperCollins Publishers. All rights reserved.
Translation of रिवाज़ from the Collins Hindi to English Dictionary