Meaning of CONSERVATIVE in English



Function: noun

Date: 1831

1 a : an adherent or advocate of political conservatism b capitalized : a member or supporter of a conservative political party

2 a : one who adheres to traditional methods or views b : a cautious or discreet person

Merriam Webster Collegiate English Dictionary.      Merriam Webster - Энциклопедический словарь английского языка.