ultraconservative


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ul·tra·con·ser·va·tive

 (ŭl′trə-kən-sûr′və-tĭv)
adj.
Conservative to an extreme, especially in political beliefs; reactionary.
n.
One who is extremely conservative.

ul′tra·con·ser′va·tism n.

ultraconservative

(ˌʌltrəkənˈsɜːvətɪv)
adj
(Government, Politics & Diplomacy) highly reactionary
n
(Government, Politics & Diplomacy) a reactionary person

ul•tra•con•serv•a•tive

(ˌʌl trə kənˈsɜr və tɪv)

adj.
1. extremely conservative, esp. in politics.
n.
2. an ultraconservative person.
[1865]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.ultraconservative - an extreme conservativeultraconservative - an extreme conservative; an opponent of progress or liberalism
Bourbon - a reactionary politician in the United States (usually from the South)
Blimp, Colonel Blimp - any elderly pompous reactionary ultranationalistic person (after the cartoon character created by Sir David Low)
conservative, conservativist - a person who is reluctant to accept changes and new ideas
Adj.1.ultraconservative - extremely conservativeultraconservative - extremely conservative    
conservative - resistant to change

ultraconservative

adjective
Vehemently, often fanatically opposing progress or reform:
noun
A person who vehemently, often fanatically opposes progress and favors return to a previous condition:
Translations

ultraconservative

[ˌʌltrəkənˈsɜːvətɪv] adjultraconservatore/trice, reazionario/a
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