A member or supporter of a Conservative political party.
One that is orthodox.
A supporter of traditional political and social institutions against the forces of democratization or reform; a political conservative.
In or into a satisfactory state or condition:
(Politics) politically in favor of preserving traditional social orders and hierarchies, and/or government non-interference in economic affairs
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