Sentence Examples


  • (4) The ignorance and conservatism of the women.
  • In England a considerably less docile conservatism has been predominant.
  • The fact is that the Montanists represented the conservatism of their day, and even now the Roman Church admits the right of laymen to baptize when a priest cannot be had.
  • Ritualistic conservatism may be instanced as a practical outcome of this feeling.
  • It has been amended with considerable freedom (37 amendments up to 1907), but with more conservatism than has often prevailed in the constitutional reform of other states; so that the constitution of Massachusetts is not so completely in harmony with modern democratic sentiment as are the public opinion and statute law of the state.