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Definition of conservative
holding to traditional attitudes and values and cautious about change or innovation, typically in relation to politics or religion. (of dress or taste) sober and conventional:a conservative suit (of an estimate) purposely low for the sake of caution:the film was not cheap—$30,000 is a conservative estimate (of surgery or medical treatment) intended to control rather than eliminate a condition, with existing tissue preserved as far as possible. (Conservative) of or relating to the Conservative Party of Great Britain or a similar party in another country.
a person who is averse to change and holds to traditional values and attitudes, typically in relation to politics. (Conservative) a supporter or member of the Conservative Party of Great Britain or a similar party in another country.