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Meaning of TRADITIONAL

Pronunciation:  tru'dishunl

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [adj]  consisting of or derived from tradition; "traditional history"; "traditional morality"
  2. [adj]  pertaining to time-honored orthodox doctrines; "the simple security of traditional assumptions has vanished"
 

TRADITIONAL is a 11 letter word that starts with T.

 

 Synonyms: conventional, handed-down, orthodox, time-honored, time-honoured, traditionalistic, tralatitious
 
 Antonyms: nontraditional, untraditional
 

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Tra*di"tion*al\, a. [Cf. F. traditionnel, LL.
traditionalis.]
1. Of or pertaining to tradition; derived from tradition;
   communicated from ancestors to descendants by word only;
   transmitted from age to age without writing; as,
   traditional opinions; traditional customs; traditional
   expositions of the Scriptures.

2. Observant of tradition; attached to old customs;
   old-fashioned. [R.] --Shak.

 

 

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