a member of a Protestant denomination (Conservative Baptist Association of America) organized in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, in 1948.
- Conservative evaluation
Under this parallel evaluation strategy, no evaluation is started unless it is known to be needed. Opposite of speculative evaluation.
noun 1. a Jew who adheres for the most part to the principles and practices of traditional Judaism with the reservation that, taking into account contemporary conditions, certain modifications or rejections are permissible.
noun 1. Judaism as observed by Conservative Jews. noun 1. a movement reacting against the radicalism of Reform Judaism, rejecting extreme change and advocating moderate relaxations of traditional Jewish law, by an extension of the process by which its adherents claim traditional Orthodox Judaism evolved Compare Orthodox Judaism, Reform Judaism A branch of Judaism that […]
[kuh n-sur-vuh-tiv] /kənˈsɜr və tɪv/ adjective 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 estimate. 3. traditional in style or manner; avoiding novelty or showiness: conservative suit. 4. (often initial capital letter) of or relating to the Conservative […]