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Princeton's WordNet

  1. traditionalist, diehardadjective

    one who adheres to traditional views

  2. hidebound, traditionalistadjective

    stubbornly conservative and narrow-minded


  1. traditionalistnoun

    A person who adheres to tradition, especially in cultural or religious practices


  1. traditionalist

    A traditionalist is a person who supports, follows, or advocates for traditional practices, beliefs, or customs, often resisting or opposing changes to these. They uphold established conventions and values often associated with their culture, religion, or societal norms. This can apply to various fields, including politics, philosophy, art, religion, etc.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Traditionalistnoun

    an advocate of, or believer in, traditionalism; a traditionist

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of traditionalist in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of traditionalist in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of traditionalist in a Sentence

  1. Pope Francis:

    Within Catholic Church, there is a tough group of conservative bishops and priests and cardinals, and also very traditionalist bishops and cardinals who are practically against the Pope, who are working against The Pope, they don't like what The Pope wanted to do with the synod about family, to give new possibilities to remarried and divorced people to get the communion, or to have a new look on the homosexual union.

  2. Jeffery Ott:

    Traditionalist may want the service, but this is not just the flu, we are all responsible to stop the spread.

  3. James Clapper:

    That is kind of in my mind, and maybe I'm a traditionalist, violates a norm and standard of behavior that's long been abided by previous presidents and to me that's bothersome and I think another sign of some erosion of our institutions and our norms and standards.

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