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An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (traditional)
a. conservative
Mi abuelo es un hombre conservador a quien le gustan las viejas costumbres.My grandfather is a conservative man who likes old customs.
2. (politics)
a. conservative
El partido conservador no apoya este tipo de cambios sociales.The conservative party doesn't support this kind of social change.
This means that the noun can be masculine or feminine, depending on the gender of person it refers to (e.g. el doctor, la doctora).
3. (politics)
a. conservative
Los conservadores fueron los ganadores de las elecciones.The conservatives were the winners of the election.
4. (profession)
a. curator
El conservador del museo organizó una exhibición impresionante.The museum's curator organized an impressive exhibition.
A masculine noun is used with masculine articles and adjectives (e.g. el hombre guapo, el sol amarillo).
5. (culinary)
a. preservative
Es más saludable comer alimentos libres de conservadores.It's healthier to eat food free from preservatives.
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An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (tradicionalista)
a. conservative
2. (del partido conservador)
a. Conservative
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
3. (tradicionalista)
a. conservative
4. (miembro del partido conservador)
a. Conservative
5. (de museo)
a. curator
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conservadora conservadora
1 (Política) conservative; Tory
2 (Culin) preservative
1 (Política) conservative; Tory
2 [de museo] curator; keeper
conservador adjunto assistant keeper
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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conservador moderado
moderate conservative
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