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standpat

[stand-pat]
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noun
  1. standpatter.
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adjective
  1. characterized by refusing to consider or accept change.
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Origin of standpat

First recorded in 1900–05; noun, adj. use of verb phrase stand pat
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Related Words for standpat

rightist, rigid, regressive, counterrevolutionary, ultraconservative, unreconstructed, old-line, traditionalist, reactionary, diehard, classicist, moderate, zealot, fanatic, fundamentalist, right, obscurantist, Tory, stick-in-the-mud, redneck