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  Words related to conservative

Related / Similar Words: conservativist, bourgeois, materialistic, button-down, buttoned-down, cautious

 

Definition:
  • a person who has conservative ideas or opinions;
  • conforming to the standards and conventions of the middle class; "a bourgeois mentality";
  • resistant to change;
  • unimaginatively conventional; "a colorful character in the buttoned-down, dull-gray world of business"- Newsweek;
  • avoiding excess; "a conservative estimate";
  • opposed to liberal reforms;

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    See Also: orthodox, right

     

    Hyponyms: capitalist, conformist, hardliner, minimalist, mossback, neoconservative, neocon, reactionary, ultraconservative, extreme right-winger, rightist, right-winger, square, square toes, traditionalist, diehard

     

    Attributes: political orientation, ideology, political theory

     

    Anagrams: evisceration, conservation, conversation

     

     
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