Thesaurus

traditionalist

noun

Synonyms & Antonyms of traditionalist

a person whose political beliefs are centered on tradition and keeping things the way they are
  • a traditionalist who doesn't believe in expanding government

Synonyms for traditionalist

Words Related to traditionalist

Near Antonyms for traditionalist

Antonyms for traditionalist

See the Dictionary Definition 

Learn More About traditionalist

Thesaurus Entries Near traditionalist

traditionalism

traditionalist

traditionalistic

See More Nearby Entries 

Cite this Entry

“Traditionalist.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/traditionalist. Accessed 5 Dec. 2021.

Style: MLA
MLACheck Mark Icon ChicagoCheck Mark Icon APACheck Mark Icon Merriam-WebsterCheck Mark Icon

More from Merriam-Webster on traditionalist

Britannica English: Translation of traditionalist for Arabic Speakers

WORD OF THE DAY

Test Your Vocabulary

Farm Idioms Quiz

  • cow coming home
  • What does 'poke' refer to in the expression 'pig in a poke'?
How Strong Is Your Vocabulary?

Test your vocabulary with our 10-question quiz!

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!