Origin of conservative
OTHER WORDS FROM conservative
How to use conservative in a sentence
Facebook is a mass-reality-distortion field for conservatives.
It happened because Americans from all walks of life united to support it—liberals and conservatives, prosecutors and public defenders, police officers and people with criminal records.Charles Koch: Partisan politics don’t work. It’s time for a new way|jakemeth|November 19, 2020|Fortune
If no government-backed firms failed, it’d be a clear sign that the government was being too conservative.
The governor praised Clarkson’s commitment to conservative values and marital devotion in a letter to the president.Junior Staffer Says Top Alaska Official Told Her to Keep Allegations of Misconduct Secret|by Kyle Hopkins, Anchorage Daily News|November 18, 2020|ProPublica
Instead, the college sought to sample more voters not just in rural counties, but in the more rural areas within those rural counties that are more likely to support conservative candidates.For pollsters, it’s back to the drawing board after yet another miss in the 2020 election|reymashayekhi|November 17, 2020|Fortune
The government conservatively projects that the deficit for fiscal year 2014 will rise to about $750 billion.
During those three years, we conservatively project that more than 50,000 women and children will be positively impacted.
He is surrounded by attorneys all dressed in their conservatively tailored uniforms.
And these programs have been conservatively documented to save billions.The Real Fight Over Health Care Should Be Against Diabetes and Obesity|Mark Hyman, MD|March 23, 2012|DAILY BEAST
Women walk in small groups to the “supermarket” downtown here, and are dressed less conservatively than in Zintan.
Your own funds I have kept invested conservatively in gilt-edged securities wholly removed from speculative influences.A Hoosier Chronicle|Meredith Nicholson
Chauliac discussed operations for hernia very conservatively.Old-Time Makers of Medicine|James J. Walsh
Conservatively dressed—matching coat and trousers of orange nylon tweed—royal blue half-brim bowler—carrying a blue brief case.The Penal Cluster|Ivar Jorgensen (AKA Randall Garrett)
"I believe that's the idea," said the Cap'n, conservatively.The Skipper and the Skipped|Holman Day
Treating the patient conservatively, which means at most lightly packing the part with antiseptic gauze.
British Dictionary definitions for conservative (1 of 2)
Derived forms of conservativeconservatively, adverbconservativeness, noun
British Dictionary definitions for conservative (2 of 2)
Medical definitions for conservative
Other words from conservativecon•ser′va•tive•ly adv.
Cultural definitions for conservative
A descriptive term for persons, policies, and beliefs associated with conservatism.