the principles, practices, and spirit of commerce.
a attitude in noncommercial affairs; inappropriate or excessive emphasis on profit, success, or immediate results.
a custom or expression.
the spirit, principles, or procedure of commerce
exclusive or inappropriate emphasis on profit
“principles and practice of commerce,” 1849, from commercial (adj.) + -ism.
(initial capital letter) a member of the Communist Party or movement. an advocate of . a person who is regarded as supporting politically leftist or subversive causes. (usually initial capital letter) a Communard. (initial capital letter) of or relating to the Communist Party or to Communism. pertaining to communists or . Contemporary Examples MARTA: With […]
a person who , especially unquestioningly, to the usual practices or standards of a group, society, etc. (often initial capital letter) a person who to the usages of an established church, especially the Church of England. of or characterized by , especially in action or appearance. noun a person who adopts the attitudes, behaviour, dress, […]
the disposition to preserve or restore what is established and traditional and to limit change. the principles and practices of political . noun opposition to change and innovation a political philosophy advocating the preservation of the best of the established order in society and opposing radical change noun (in Britain, Canada, etc) the form of […]
disposed to preserve existing conditions, institutions, etc., or to restore traditional ones, and to limit change. cautiously moderate or purposefully low: a conservative estimate. traditional in style or manner; avoiding novelty or showiness: conservative suit. (often initial capital letter) of or relating to the Conservative party. (initial capital letter) of, relating to, or characteristic of […]