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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A political or theological orientation advocating the preservation of the best in society and opposing radical changes.

Usage examples (36)
  • I believe giving new pride and purpose to our great cities is going to be an important part of the renewal of conservatism today.
  • I was weary of the people and what they called their conservatism, which is only a phase of stupidity.
  • His concept of "conservatism" is as far off base as yours.
  • As an alternative to what he called the conservatism of the New Deal, for more
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