traditionality love

Definitions

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  • n. The state or condition of being traditional.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. strict adherence to traditional methods or teachings

Etymologies

traditional +‎ -ity (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • True family values and traditionality is back in the White House. —

    ‘Open For Questions’ Has Some Answers - The Caucus Blog - NYTimes.com

  • While the traditionality of tropes and themes can and often does result in a traditionality of political message, however, conservatism is, I think, too inextricably associated with right-wing politics.

    Archive 2007-03-01

  • Moving on, the third sentence fuses the comprehensible and the strange, the old and the new, balancing the novelty of "chips in the head" against the traditionality of "broth"; but it also, in following on from the first two, develops the narrative.

    Archive 2006-07-01

  • And indeed, it was only in the transition to modernity that concern for traditionality took on its current meanings.

    Karate and Modernity: A Call for Comments

  • The conditions placed on karate were therefore doubly contradictory: karate needed a modernization that declared its traditionality, and it needed to found this ancientness on a history that effaced much of its past.

    Karate and Modernity: A Call for Comments

  • Many a man, doing loud work in the world, stands only on some thin traditionality, conventionality to him indubitable, to you incredible: break that beneath him, he sinks to endless depths!

    The Best of the World's Classics, Vol. V (of X) - Great Britain and Ireland III

  • Many a man, doing loud work in the world, stands only on some thin traditionality, conventionality; to him indubitable, to you incredible: break that beneath him, he sinks to endless depths!

    Sartor Resartus, and On Heroes, Hero-Worship, and the Heroic in History

  • Its success has stemmed in part from what Alex Cruz, the Clickair chief executive, described as its efforts to hold Iberia at arm's length, so as to "keep traditionality from oozing into our business."

    Alanat News

  • The backers of the pledge make the argument that it has achieved some raiments of traditionality and ceremonialism, and therefore doesn’t mean what it says it means.

    The Volokh Conspiracy » Judge Reinhardt’s Dig on Sarah Palin

  • I’d have to throw in a caveat right off: my time for reading’s pretty limited these days so I don’t think I’m the best person to ask, in many respects; I’m just not boned up enough on the magazines to say how much, say, F&SF is hitting the mark these days or how much the traditionality might make it generally a little more old school than I’d prefer.

    Archive 2008-02-01

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