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"Conservatives" is a form of "conservative", an adjective which is often translated as "conservador". "Liberals" is a form of "liberal", an adjective which is often translated as "liberal". Learn more about the difference between "conservatives" and "liberals" below.
conservative(
kuhn
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suhr
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vuh
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dihv
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An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (conventional)
a. conservador
My aunt prefers a more conservative style, rather than something trendy.Mi tía prefiere un estilo más conservador, en lugar de algo de moda.
2. (reserved)
a. conservador
The contractor offered a conservative estimate for the repairs.El contratista ofreció una estimación conservadora para las reparaciones.
b. prudente
The conservative price for this house would be between 235,000 and 250,000 dollars.El precio prudente de esta casa sería entre 235,000 y 250,000 dólares.
c. cauteloso
The conservative option is to invest that money for your retirement.La opción cautelosa es invertir ese dinero para cuando te jubiles.
3. (of the political right)
a. conservador
My politics are more liberal, whereas my friend's are very conservative.Mi política es más liberal, mientras que la de mi amigo es muy conservadora.
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
4. (moderate)
a. el conservador
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
, la conservadora
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
The conservative voiced his opinion at the political rally.El conservador expresó su opinión en el mitin político.
Conservative
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
5. (political party)
a. Conservador
The Conservative Party won the last election.El Partido Conservador ganó las últimas elecciones.
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
6. (member of a political party)
a. el conservador
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
The Conservatives are trying to appeal to more young voters with their new campaign.Los conservadores están tratando de atraer a más votantes jóvenes con su nueva campaña.
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liberal(
lihb
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ruhl
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An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (open)
a. liberal
The liberal thinker can never adhere to a strict text.El pensador liberal nunca puede adherirse a un texto estricto.
2. (loose)
a. libre
That's not exactly what I meant. You took a very liberal interpretation of what I said.No es exactamente lo que quise decir. Hiciste una interpretación muy libre de lo que dije.
3. (generous)
a. abundante
She tossed a liberal quantity of salt into the stew.Echó una cantidad abundante de sal al guiso.
b. generoso
You won't leave hungry. She serves very liberal portions.No te vas a ir con hambre. Sirve porciones muy generosas.
4. (ready to share)
a. generoso
She is very liberal when it comes to helping children in need.Es muy generosa cuando se trata de ayudar a niños carenciados.
5. (politics)
a. del Partido Liberal
The opposition says its just another typical Liberal program.La oposición dice que es solo otro típico programa del Partido Liberal.
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
6. (broad-minded person)
a. el liberal
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
, la liberal
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
He is a true liberal. He accepts everyone and judges them only on their inner character.Es un verdadero liberal. Acepta a todos y los juzga sólo por su carácter.
Liberal
A proper noun refers to the name of a person, place, or thing.
proper noun
7. (politics)
a. el liberal
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
, la liberal
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
The Liberals recently elected a new party leader.Los liberales eligieron recientemente a un nuevo líder del partido.
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