su·​per·​con·​ser·​va·​tive ˌsü-pər-kən-ˈsər-və-tiv How to pronounce superconservative (audio)
: extremely conservative
a superconservative approach
especially : very strongly favoring, adhering to, or based upon the principles of conservatism (as in politics or religion)
arguing with her superconservative uncle
superconservative views/values
a superconservative news outlet

Word History

First Known Use

1860, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of superconservative was in 1860

Dictionary Entries Near superconservative

Cite this Entry

“Superconservative.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 27 May. 2024.

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