Conservative synonyms

kən-sûr'və-tĭv
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Advancing in severity.
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Of or pertaining to tradition; derived from tradition; communicated from ancestors to descendants by word only; transmitted from age to age without writing; as, traditional opinions; traditional customs; traditional expositions of the Scriptures.
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A turtle that, because of its age, has a growth of algae on its back.
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(Informal) A person who resists change or progress, new ideas, etc.
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Accompanied by conservation
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Relatively unchanging, permanent; firmly fixed or established; consistent; not easily moved, altered, or destroyed.
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Not violent or rigorous; temperate; mild; gentle.
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One that is outdated or antiquated:
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(Slang) A crude, boorish, or slow-witted person.
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(Informal) A person who is square
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Opposing progress.
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Rare spelling of old-fashioned.
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The act or practice of cultivating crops and breeding and raising livestock; agriculture.
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Reactionary is defined as opposed to big changes, or having an ultraconservative viewpoint.
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Using means other than nuclear weapons or energy:
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The management of the income, expenditures, etc. of a household, business, community, or government
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A supporter of Ronald Reagan (1911–2004), 40th President of the United States (1981–1989), and/or policies that he endorsed.
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A preserving or being preserved
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Manage is defined as to succeed despite difficulties or to control, influence or take charge.
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Full of caution; careful to avoid danger; circumspect; wary
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Accurately or thoroughly done or made; painstaking
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Straightforward and serious; not exaggerated, emotional, or silly:
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To save for later use, sometimes by the use of a preservative.
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A person who plays the position of left wing.
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Relating to or advocating fundamental or revolutionary changes in current practices, conditions, or institutions:
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Of or relating to resistance against something, as prevailing opinion or the action of a dominant political force, regarded as unlikely to be overcome or avoided
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(Informal) Of or characterized by a tendency to stand pat, or resist change; conservative
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A person who belongs to the political right.
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A person who displays such resistance or loyalty
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An adherent of classicism.
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A person who adheres to tradition, especially in cultural or religious practices
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A member of a British political party, founded in 1689, that was the opposition party to the Whigs and has been known as the Conservative Party since about 1832.
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(Canada, politics) Supporter of the view that the province of Québec should remain within the Canadian federal system; an opponent of Québec‐based separatism or sovereigns.
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A political reactionary.
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(In combination) One who supports the rights of a specified group.
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(Finance) A trader who trades on the financial fundamentals of the companies involved, as opposed to a chartist or technician.
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An ultraconservative person
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Someone who attempts to impede the progress of legislation
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(Philosophy) A supporter or adherent of conventionalism
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Generous, willing to give unsparingly;.
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Adapted to sustain, strengthen, or corroborate.
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Of, supporting, or pertaining to traditionalism.
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Lacking the property of being enterprising.
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Bourgeois is French and means a member of the middle class.
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The protection, preservation, management, or restoration of wildlife and of natural resources such as forests, soil, and water.
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The state, quality, or character of being conventional.
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That which is established; as a form of government, a permanent organization, business or force, or the place where one is permanently fixed for residence.
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(Religion) The tendency to reduce a religion to its most fundamental tenets, based on strict interpretation of core texts.
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Any group that has long defended a cause
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The act of prolonging existence, of keeping something alive or active.
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The aggregate of the functions by which a living organism is maintained in a normal condition of weight and growth.
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A philosophical system which makes tradition the supreme criterion and rule of certitude; the doctrine that human reason is of itself radically unable to know with certainty any truth or, at least, the fundamental truths of the metaphysical, moral, and religious order.
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The state or condition of being traditional.
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Careless, reckless, not exercising proper caution
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(Politics) supporting political reform to make society more egalitarian, secular, and/or democratic
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That has been described as greater than it actually is; abnormally increased or enlarged.
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Adhering to the accepted or traditional and established faith, especially in religion.
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In or into a satisfactory state or condition:
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(Politics) politically in favor of preserving traditional social orders and hierarchies, and/or government non-interference in economic affairs
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Possessed of, exercising, or showing prudence and self-restraint in speech and behavior; circumspect:
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Capable of reasoning; rational:
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Characterized by restraint; exercising, or showing the results of, self-discipline or rational control; controlled
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Moderate in indulging the appetites; not self-indulgent; abstemious, esp. in the use of alcoholic beverages
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Behind others in progress or development:
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Not progressive; not contributing to progress.
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Having the quality of preserving
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Adapted or intended to afford protection.
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Strongly favoring retention of the existing order
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Straightforward; frank or candid:
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Kept within sensible limits
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Clinging to obsolete ideas
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Able to preserve
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The definition of materialistic is a person who is focused on objects, ownership and wealth.
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Conservative, conventional, or unimaginative:
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(Idiomatic) Alternative form of button-down.
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a person who is reluctant to accept changes and new ideas
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(Archaic) Ungenerous, mean, or stingy.
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Remaining the same; showing or undergoing no change:
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Continually occurring; persistent:
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Marked by or indicating the tone and resiliency of healthy tissue:
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Stubbornly adhering to an opinion, purpose, or course, usually with implied unreasonableness; persistent.
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That cannot be changed; fixed; unalterable
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Easily frightened; lacking self-confidence; shy; timorous
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With an old, well-established history
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Holding to an earlier, outmoded practice or point of view
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(Of trees) Having the bark so close and constricting that it impedes the growth.
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A 19th-century American political party formed to oppose the Democratic Party and favoring high tariffs and a loose interpretation of the Constitution.
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Involving risk; hazardous; dangerous
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A political philosophy that advocates traditional values.
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A metal container usually having a lock, used for storing valuables.
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