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Entry Word: conservative
Function: adjective
Text: 1 tending to favor established ideas, conditions, or institutions <conservative baseball fans consider the new ballpark too modern-looking and plain ugly>
Synonyms old-fashioned, orthodox, reactionary, traditional, unprogressive
Related Words conventional; faithful, loyal, steadfast, true-blue
Near Antonyms extremist, radical, revolutionary; nonconformist
Antonyms liberal, nonorthodox, nontraditional, progressive, unorthodox
2 not excessively showy <dressing in conservative outfits so as to make a good impression at job interviews> -- see QUIET 2