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1 conservative /kənˈsɚvətɪv/ adjective
1 conservative
/kənˈsɚvətɪv/
adjective
Learner's definition of CONSERVATIVE
[more conservative; most conservative] : believing in the value of established and traditional practices in politics and society : relating to or supporting political conservatism
compare 1liberal
Conservative : of or relating to the conservative party in countries like the United Kingdom and Canada
[more conservative; most conservative] : not liking or accepting changes or new ideas
[more conservative; most conservative] used to describe a guess, estimate, etc., that is probably lower than the actual amount will be
[more conservative; most conservative] : traditional in taste, style, or manners
[more conservative; most conservative] : not willing to take risks
or Conservative : accepting and following many of the traditional beliefs and customs of a religion

— conservatively

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2 conservative /kənˈsɚvətɪv/ noun
plural conservatives
2 conservative
/kənˈsɚvətɪv/
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plural conservatives
Learner's definition of CONSERVATIVE
[count]
: a person who believes in the value of established and traditional practices in politics and society : a person who is politically conservative
compare 2liberal
Conservative : a member or supporter of a conservative political party in countries like the United Kingdom and Canada
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