conservatively
adverb see conservative I

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • conservatively — adv. Conservatively is used with these verbs: ↑dress, ↑estimate …   Collocations dictionary

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  • conservatively — conservative ► ADJECTIVE 1) averse to change and holding traditional values. 2) (in a political context) favouring free enterprise, private ownership, and socially conservative ideas. 3) (Conservative) relating to a Conservative Party. 4) (of an… …   English terms dictionary

  • conservatively — adverb in a conservative manner (Freq. 1) we estimated the number of demonstrators conservatively at 200,000. • Syn: ↑cautiously, ↑guardedly • Derived from adjective: ↑guarded (for: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • conservatively — See conservative. * * * …   Universalium

  • conservatively — adverb In a conservative manner …   Wiktionary

  • conservatively — adv. moderately, conventionally, traditionally …   English contemporary dictionary

  • conservatively — con·serv·a·tive·ly …   English syllables

  • conservatively — See: conservative …   English dictionary

  • conservative — conservatively, adv. conservativeness, n. /keuhn serr veuh tiv/, adj. 1. disposed to preserve existing conditions, institutions, etc., or to restore traditional ones, and to limit change. 2. cautiously moderate or purposefully low: a conservative …   Universalium

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