(Of motion) Pertaining to the direction towards the back.
Of or relating to a Progressive Party:
Causing movement backward or in the opposite direction
Of, characterized by, or advocating reaction, esp. in politics
The definition of conservative is favoring older, known traditions and resisting any changes.
Find another word for regressive. In this page you can discover 9 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for regressive, like: backward, progressive, retrogressive, reverse, reactionary, conservative, divisive, redistributive and illiberal.