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traditionalism

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noun tra·di·tion·al·ism \trə-ˈdish-nə-ˌli-zəm, -ˈdi-shə-nəl-ˌi-\

Definition of traditionalism

  1. 1 :  adherence to the doctrines or practices of a tradition

  2. 2 :  the beliefs of those opposed to modernism, liberalism, or radicalism

tra·di·tion·al·ist play \-list, -ist\ noun or adjective
tra·di·tion·al·is·tic play \-ˌdish-nə-ˈlis-tik, -ˌdi-shə-nəl-ˈis-\ adjective


Examples of traditionalism

  1. <a staunch supporter of grammatical traditionalism, my English teacher didn't care what the experts in linguistics said>



1856

First Known Use of traditionalism

1856


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