Origin of conservative
Examples from the Web for conservative
Plenty of conservative commentators have said he should step down from his leadership position.
A hundred ultra-wealthy liberal and conservative donors have taken over the political system.
Every time a conservative pol gets caught in a racial mess, we hear the same weary and laughable tune.Steve Scalise and the Right’s Ridiculous Racial Blame Game|Michael Tomasky|January 2, 2015|DAILY BEAST
The disbelief was evident in article after article, with one conservative site using “President Pinocchio” in its headline.
By Ana Marie Cox Just in time for Christmas, Glenn Beck goes for hipster-chic as a conservative fashion statement.Seven Must-Read Stories About North Korea, Police Deaths and Glenn Beck|The Daily Beast|December 27, 2014|DAILY BEAST
In conservative Cyprus there was not that break with the past which occurred in other portions of the Greek world.
The truth is that Paine was too conservative to suit the leaders of the French Revolution.An Oration On The Life And Services Of Thomas Paine|Robert G. Ingersoll
Its just this sort of thing that makes a man a Conservative.Chains|Elizabeth Baker
Are the conservative forces in our nation sufficient to insure its perpetuity?Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh Debate Index|Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh
The combined efforts of conservative men stayed summary action.Dixie After the War|Myrta Lockett Avary
British Dictionary definitions for conservative (1 of 2)
Derived Formsconservatively, adverbconservativeness, noun
British Dictionary definitions for conservative (2 of 2)
adjective (in Britain, Canada, and elsewhere)
Medicine definitions for conservative
Related formscon•ser′va•tive•ly adv.
Culture definitions for conservative
A descriptive term for persons, policies, and beliefs associated with conservatism.