Meaning of “traditionalist” in the English Dictionary

"traditionalist" in British English

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traditionalistnoun [ C ]

uk /trəˈdɪʃ.ən.əl.ɪst/ us /trəˈdɪʃ.ən.əl.ɪst/

someone who believes in and follows traditional ideas:

Religious traditionalists objected to theories of evolution being taught in schools.
traditionalist
adjective uk /trəˈdɪʃ.ən.əl.ɪst/ us /trəˈdɪʃ.ən.əl.ɪst/

She holds traditionalist Muslim views.
This production of "Swan Lake" is in traditionalist style.

(Definition of “traditionalist” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"traditionalist" in American English

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traditionalistnoun [ C ]

/trəˈdɪʃ·ən·əl·əst/

someone who believes in and follows traditional ideas

(Definition of “traditionalist” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)