What is another word for conservatively?
[ kənsˈɜːvətˌɪvli], [ kənsˈɜːvətˌɪvli], [ k_ə_n_s_ˈɜː_v_ə_t_ˌɪ_v_l_i]
Related words: conservatively define, conservatively speaking, conservatively, moderately
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Synonyms for Conservatively:
adv• Other relevant words: (adverb)
adv.• all (adverb)
n.• Other relevant words: (noun)
Other synonyms:• Other relevant words:
- in private,
- in camera,
- in secret,
- on the qt,
- on the side,
How to use "Conservatively" in context?
"conservatively" is an oft-used word in the US political discourse. It's used to describe a person or political party that wants to achieve principal goals while taking care to avoid large risks. The definition implies moderation and caution, but what does that mean in practice?
In practice, "conservatively" often means "safely." For instance, when a politician says they want to "address the fiscal debt crisis," they're likely referring to cuts in government spending, rather than raising taxes.
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