ul·​tra·​con·​ser·​va·​tive | \ ˌəl-trə-kən-ˈsər-və-tiv How to pronounce ultraconservative (audio) \

Definition of ultraconservative

: extremely or extraordinarily conservative an ultraconservative investment strategy especially : very strongly favoring, adhering to, or based upon the principles of conservatism (as in politics or religion) ultraconservative politicians/views an ultraconservative religious sect

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ultraconservative noun, plural ultraconservatives
a bill backed by ultraconservatives
ultraconservatism \ ˌəl-​trə-​kən-​ˈsər-​və-​ˌti-​zəm How to pronounce ultraconservatism (audio) \ noun
fiscal ultraconservatism

First Known Use of ultraconservative

1843, in the meaning defined above

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“Ultraconservative.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/ultraconservative. Accessed 27 May. 2020.

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