Definition of conservatizing in English:

conservatizing

(also conservatising)

adjective

  • That makes a person or thing conservative, or more conservative; that conservatizes.

Origin

Mid 19th century; earliest use found in Arthur Hugh Clough (1819–1861), poet. Originally from conservat- + -izing. In later use probably partly also from conservatize + -ing.

Pronunciation

conservatizing

/kənˈsəːvɪtʌɪzɪŋ/