conservatively conservatively  /kən ˈsɜr və tɪv li/

Definition(s):

  • (adv) in a conservative manner

Synonym(s)

News

  • Supervisors cap spending on ceremonies

    Saying they want to ensure taxpayer funds are spent conservatively, Riverside County supervisors today approved limiting the amount of money that can be expended on groundbreakings and other ceremonies for county projects.
    on June 26, 2013     Source: KPSP Local 2

Quotes

  1. "We assumed conservatively that there would not be a bonus check," Daniels told The Associated Press. "It would have never entered our mind to put funny money like that into the budget."
    on Jul 3, 2010 By: Mitch Daniels Source: The Birmingham News - al.com (blog)

  2. "There's two courses of action concerning what he has," Yankees general manager Brian Cashman said. "There is treat it conservatively, which would imply rest, exercise and treatment. Or you can treat it aggressively, which is by surgery. At...
    on Mar 5, 2009 By: Brian Cashman Source: USA Today

  3. "The macroeconomic environment will continue to be extremely challenging in 2009 and we planned conservatively," Donahoe said during a quarterly conference call with analysts.
    on Apr 16, 2008 By: John Donahoe Source: Sydney Morning Herald

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