My Family is conservative.

Not bnf. Or Jenn’s family so much. Most of my family.
I was curious, looked up ‘conservative’ on dictionary.com and was inadvertently on their Thesaurus page.

*These synonyms for ‘conservative’ cracked me up…

Main Entry: conservative
Part of Speech: adjective
Definition: cautious, moderate, tending to preserve the status quo

Synonyms:

Tory, bourgeois, constant, controlled, conventional, die-hard, fearful, firm, fogyish, fuddy-duddy, guarded, hard hat, hidebound, holding to, illiberal, in a rut, inflexible, middle-of-the-road, not extreme, obstinate, old guard, old line, orthodox, quiet, reactionary, redneck, right, right of center, right-wing, sober, stable, steady, timid, traditional, traditionalistic, unchangeable, unchanging, uncreative, undaring, unimaginative, unprogressive, white bread
Main Entry: conservative
Part of Speech: noun
Definition: person who is cautious, moderate; an opponent of change

Synonyms:

Tory, bitter-ender, classicist, conserver, conventionalist, diehard, hard hat, middle-of-the-roader, moderate, moderatist, obstructionist, old guard, old liner, preserver, reactionary, redneck, right, right-winger, rightist, silk-stocking, standpat, stick-in-the-mud, traditionalist, unprogressive

Antonyms:

left-winger, liberal, progressive, radical

Curious, I looked up what we have been labeled… Liberal.

bolds, [brackets], and ? were added by me.

Main Entry: liberal
Part of Speech: adjective
Definition: progressive

Synonyms:

advanced, avant-garde, broad, broad-minded, catholic[??], enlightened, flexible, free, general, high-minded, humanistic, humanitarian, indulgent, intelligent, interested, latitudinarian, left, lenient, libertarian, loose, magnanimous, permissive, radical, rational, reasonable, receiving, receptive, reformist, tolerant, unbiased, unbigoted, unconventional, understanding, unorthodox, unprejudiced

Antonyms:

conservative, narrow, narrow-minded [Antonyms!]

Main Entry: liberal
Part of Speech: adjective
Definition: giving, generous

Synonyms:

altruistic, beneficent, benevolent, bighearted, bounteous, bountiful, casual, charitable, eleemosynary [charitable], exuberant, free, free-and-easy, handsome, kind, lavish, loose, munificent, openhanded, openhearted, philanthropic, princely, prodigal, profuse, soft-touch, unselfish, unsparing, unstinging

Antonyms:

economical, greedy, mean, thrifty, ungenerous [Antonyms!]

uhhhh… wtf??

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