What Does Conservative Mean?

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The term conservative has a few different meanings. To be conservative with a resource means to use less of it. To have conservative political values means to resist radical or sudden changes in society, holding traditional or established values as being most important.
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con·serv·a·tive
[kuhn-sur-vuh-tiv]
ADJECTIVE
1.
disposed to preserve existing conditions, institutions, etc., or to restore traditional ones, and to limit change.
2.
cautiously moderate or purposefully low: a conservative estimate.
3.
traditional in style or manner; avoiding novelty or showiness: conservative suit.
4.
(often initial capital letter) of or relating to the Conservative party.
5.
(initial capital letter) of, relating to, or characteristic of Conservative Jews or Conservative Judaism.
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