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Synonyms for conservativekənˈsɜr və tɪv

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. conservative, conservativist(noun)

    a person who is reluctant to accept changes and new ideas

    Synonyms:
    conservative, conservativist

    Antonyms:
    liberal, liberalist, progressive, center, left, socialised, low-class, welfarist, lower-class, unconventional, liberalistic, neoliberal, reform-minded, welfare-statist, reformist, civil-libertarian, immoderate, upper-class, socialized

  2. Conservative(adj)

    a member of a Conservative Party

    Synonyms:
    conservativist

    Antonyms:
    liberalist, liberal, progressive, welfarist, center, socialised, neoliberal, upper-class, lower-class, left, civil-libertarian, low-class, liberalistic, reformist, reform-minded, socialized, welfare-statist, immoderate, unconventional

  3. conservative(adj)

    resistant to change

    Synonyms:
    bourgeois, materialistic, button-down, buttoned-down, cautious

    Antonyms:
    liberalist, progressive, liberal, lower-class, low-class, reform-minded, center, welfare-statist, left, socialised, unconventional, civil-libertarian, welfarist, socialized, reformist, liberalistic, neoliberal, immoderate, upper-class

  4. conservative(adj)

    having social or political views favoring conservatism

    Synonyms:
    bourgeois, materialistic, button-down, buttoned-down, cautious

    Antonyms:
    progressive, liberal, liberalist, low-class, left, center, unconventional, civil-libertarian, socialized, reform-minded, neoliberal, liberalistic, upper-class, reformist, lower-class, welfarist, socialised, welfare-statist, immoderate

  5. cautious, conservative(adj)

    avoiding excess

    "a conservative estimate"

    Synonyms:
    bourgeois, materialistic, button-down, buttoned-down, conservative, cautious

    Antonyms:
    liberalist, liberal, progressive, neoliberal, left, low-class, upper-class, welfare-statist, socialised, welfarist, socialized, liberalistic, lower-class, reformist, reform-minded, civil-libertarian, immoderate, unconventional, center

  6. button-down, buttoned-down, conservative(adj)

    unimaginatively conventional

    "a colorful character in the buttoned-down, dull-grey world of business"- Newsweek

    Synonyms:
    bourgeois, materialistic, button-down, cautious, conservative, buttoned-down

    Antonyms:
    progressive, liberalist, liberal, reform-minded, low-class, reformist, welfarist, upper-class, unconventional, immoderate, welfare-statist, lower-class, socialized, neoliberal, liberalistic, center, civil-libertarian, socialised, left

  7. bourgeois, conservative, materialistic(adj)

    conforming to the standards and conventions of the middle class

    "a bourgeois mentality"

    Synonyms:
    bourgeois, mercenary, conservative, buttoned-down, worldly-minded, materialistic, cautious, button-down

    Antonyms:
    liberalist, liberal, progressive, left, socialized, neoliberal, center, upper-class, unconventional, lower-class, liberalistic, immoderate, socialised, welfarist, reform-minded, welfare-statist, low-class, reformist, civil-libertarian

Wiktionary

  1. conservative(noun)

    Synonyms:
    traditionalist

  2. conservative(noun)

    Conservative Party

    Synonyms:
    traditionalist

  3. conservative(noun)

    A member of a political party incorporating the word Conservative in its name.

    Synonyms:
    traditionalist

  4. conservative(noun)

    A member of the Conservative party.

    Synonyms:
    traditionalist

  5. conservative(adjective)

    A member or supporter of the Conservative Party of Canada, or its predecessors, or provincial equivalents, or their predecessors

    Synonyms:
    traditionalist, Blue

  6. Conservative(propernoun)

    Relating to the Conservative Party.

    Synonyms:
    tory

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. conservative(a.)

    Synonyms:
    opposed to change


Translations for conservative

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • محافظArabic
  • консервативен, консерватор, внимателен, умеренBulgarian
  • conservador, republicàCatalan, Valencian
  • konzervativníCzech
  • konservativDanish
  • Konvervative, Konservativer, konservativGerman
  • συντηρητικός, επιφυλακτικός, ρεπουμπλικανός, μετριοπαθήςGreek
  • konservativaEsperanto
  • conservadorSpanish
  • محافظه کارPersian
  • vanhoillinen, republikaaninen, varovainen, konservatiivi, konservatiivinenFinnish
  • conservateur, prudentFrench
  • coimeádachIrish
  • שמרנית, שמרן, שמרניHebrew
  • íhaldssinniIcelandic
  • prudenteItalian
  • 보수주의자Korean
  • zachowawczy, konserwatywnyPolish
  • prudente, conservadorPortuguese
  • conservatoare, conservatorRomanian
  • консерватор, умеренный, консервативный, республиканскийRussian
  • konservativ, gammaldags, republikansk, bakåtsträvandeSwedish
  • קאנסערוואטיווYiddish

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