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ultraconservative

[uhl-truh-kuh n-sur-vuh-tiv]
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adjective
  1. extremely conservative, especially in politics.
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noun
  1. an ultraconservative person or group.
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Origin of ultraconservative

Related formsul·tra·con·serv·a·tism, noun
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Related Words

traditionalistdiehardrightistmossbackobscurantistroyalistcounterrevolutionaryTorydie-hardintransigentreactioniststandpatter

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  • On the other hand, it may be ultraconservative, making a plea for the ancient teaching and the ancient geometry.

    The Teaching of Geometry

    David Eugene Smith


British Dictionary definitions for ultraconservative

ultraconservative

adjective
  1. highly reactionary
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noun
  1. a reactionary person
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