General English

  • adjective not wanting to change
  • noun
    (written as Conservative)
    a member of the Conservative party


  • adjective reluctant to accept new things
  • adjective designed to help relieve symptoms or preserve health with a minimum of medical intervention or risk


  • adjective supporting established ideas and institutions, and against sudden change
  • noun a person who believes that society should not change or should change only very slowly
  • noun a supporter of the Conservative Party
  • abbreviationCon.
    (written as Conservative)
  • abbreviationCons.
    (written as Conservative)