Origin of conservative
Examples from the Web for conservativeness
A third trait of the feminine character is its conservativeness, its friendliness to tradition, its indisposition to initiative.The Non-religion of the Future: A Sociological Study|Jean-Marie Guyau
It had nothing of the volume and conservativeness which belonged to it in Germany.Edward Caldwell Moore|Edward Moore
British Dictionary definitions for conservativeness (1 of 2)
Derived Formsconservatively, adverbconservativeness, noun
British Dictionary definitions for conservativeness (2 of 2)
adjective (in Britain, Canada, and elsewhere)
Medicine definitions for conservativeness
Related formscon•ser′va•tive•ly adv.
Culture definitions for conservativeness
A descriptive term for persons, policies, and beliefs associated with conservatism.