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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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The beliefs of those opposed to modernism, liberalism, radicalism; Fundamentalism; Orientation of a society toward old established values and institutions

Usage examples (27)
  • Please. after confab this weekend pondering black/blackfoot history. also: traditionalism is hard.
  • But to the extent that its insular traditionalism is its weakness, it can make for a very undemocratic political and social conversation.
  • Leaders like these rely on traditionalism, meaning that they claim their authority derived from a religious text.
  • It's a rediscovery of the kind of traditionalism espoused by Russell Kirk and Richard Weaver and others in the 1940s and 1950s. for more
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