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tra·di·tion·al

 (trə-dĭsh′ə-nəl)
adj.
Of, relating to, or in accord with tradition: a traditional wedding ceremony.

tra·di′tion·al·ly adv.

traditional

(trəˈdɪʃənəl)
adj
1. of, relating to, or being a tradition
2. (Jazz) of or relating to the style of jazz originating in New Orleans, characterized by collective improvisation by a front line of trumpet, trombone, and clarinet accompanied by various rhythm instruments
traditionality n
traˈditionally adv

tra•di•tion•al

(trəˈdɪʃ ə nl)

adj.
1. of or pertaining to tradition.
2. handed down by tradition.
3. in accordance with tradition.
Sometimes, tra•di′tion•ar`y (-ˌnɛr i)
[1585–95; < Medieval Latin trāditiōnālis. See tradition, -al1]
tra•di`tion•al′i•ty, n.
tra•di′tion•al•ly, adv.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.traditional - consisting of or derived from traditiontraditional - consisting of or derived from tradition; "traditional history"; "traditional morality"
nontraditional, untraditional - not conforming to or in accord with tradition; "nontraditional designs"; "nontraditional practices"
2.traditional - pertaining to time-honored orthodox doctrinestraditional - pertaining to time-honored orthodox doctrines; "the simple security of traditional assumptions has vanished"
orthodox - adhering to what is commonly accepted; "an orthodox view of the world"

traditional

adjective
2. folk, old, historical traditional Indian music

traditional

adjective
Conforming to established practice or standards:
Slang: square.
Translations
تَقْليديتَقْلِيديّ
tradiční
traditionel
perinteinenvanhanaikainen
tradicionalan
hefîbundinn; arftekinn
伝統的な
전통적인
tradicionalen
traditionell
โบราณ แบบดั้งเดิม แบบเก่าแก่
truyền thống

traditional

[trəˈdɪʃənl] ADJtradicional
the clothes which are traditional to his countryla ropa tradicional de su país

traditional

[trəˈdɪʃənəl] adj
(= unchanged for a long time) [custom, method, belief] → traditionnel(le); [music, dance, costume] → traditionnel(le)
(= old-fashioned) [person, teacher, parent] → traditionaliste; [school, company, institution] → traditionnel(le)

traditional

adj
traditionell; story, custom alsoalt; virtues alsoüberkommen; it’s traditional for us to spend New Year’s Day at my mother’ses ist bei uns so üblich or Brauch, dass wir den Neujahrstag bei meiner Mutter verbringen; in the traditional wayauf traditionelle Weise; the traditional way of doing somethingdie traditionelle Weise, etw zu tun; this custom is traditional to Somersetdieser Brauch hat in Somerset Tradition
(= conventional) to be traditional in one’s outlookeine konservative Auffassung haben

traditional

[trəˈdɪʃnl] adjtradizionale

tradition

(trəˈdiʃən) noun
1. (the process of passing on from generation to generation) customs, beliefs, stories etc. These songs have been preserved by tradition.
2. a custom, belief, story etc that is passed on.
traˈditional adjective
traˈditionally adverb

traditional

تَقْلِيديّ tradiční traditionel traditionell παραδοσιακός tradicional perinteinen traditionnel tradicionalan tradizionale 伝統的な 전통적인 traditioneel tradisjonell tradycyjny tradicional традиционный traditionell โบราณ แบบดั้งเดิม แบบเก่าแก่ geleneksel truyền thống 传统的
References in classic literature ?
Look now at the wondrous traditional story of how this island was settled by the red-men.
Often, the less there is to justify a traditional custom, the harder it is to get rid of it.
For what were these if not to be merry at appropriate times, interchanging visits and poultry with due frequency, paying each other old-established compliments in sound traditional phrases, passing well-tried personal jokes, urging your guests to eat and drink too much out of hospitality, and eating and drinking too much in your neighbour's house to show that you liked your cheer?
The traditional parts of this system are, as Cervantes tried to show, for the chief part, barbarous and obsolete; the modern additions are largely due to the novel readers and writers of our own century--most of them half-educated women,rebelliously slavish, superstitious, sentimental, full of the intense egotism fostered by their struggle for personal liberty, and, outside their families, with absolutely no social sentiment except love.
The HOUYHNHNMS have no letters, and consequently their knowledge is all traditional.
The Communist revolution is the most radical rupture with traditional property relations; no wonder that its development involves the most radical rupture with traditional ideas.
He may not indeed destroy the framework of the received legends--the fact, for instance, that Clytemnestra was slain by Orestes and Eriphyle by Alcmaeon but he ought to show invention of his own, and skilfully handle the traditional material.
He is haunted by the traditional voices of the old masters of his craft, and lastly, more than all, by the dead women and men of his race, the ancestors that count in the making of his composite soul and have their silent say in every action, thought, and impulse of his life.
His drawing-room, under the regenerating influence of a young wife and a daughter by his first marriage, scarcely eighteen, was still one of the well-regulated Paris salons where the worship of traditional customs and the observance of rigid etiquette were carefully maintained.
He wished to return to camp, knowing that this affair was a blue demonstration; or else to go into a battle and discover that he had been a fool in his doubts, and was, in truth, a man of traditional courage.
Mont de Piete = traditional term for a municipal pawn shop operated to help the poor}
In the middle belt of the earth the Trade Winds reign supreme, undisputed, like monarchs of long-settled kingdoms, whose traditional power, checking all undue ambitions, is not so much an exercise of personal might as the working of long-established institutions.