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Meaning of word conservative from English dictionary with examples, synonyms and antonyms.

conservative   noun

Meaning : A person who is reluctant to accept changes and new ideas.

Synonyms : conservativist

A person who favors a political philosophy of progress and reform and the protection of civil liberties.

liberal, liberalist, progressive

Meaning : A member of a Conservative Party.

conservative   adjective

Meaning : Resistant to change, particularly in relation to politics or religion.

Tolerant of change. Not bound by authoritarianism, orthodoxy, or tradition.


Meaning : Having social or political views favoring conservatism.

Meaning : Avoiding excess.

Example : A conservative estimate.

Synonyms : cautious

Meaning : Unimaginatively conventional.

Example : A colorful character in the buttoned-down, dull-grey world of business.

Synonyms : button-down, buttoned-down

Meaning : Conforming to the standards and conventions of the middle class.

Example : A bourgeois mentality.

Synonyms : bourgeois, materialistic