Traditional vs Clunch - What's the difference?

traditional | clunch |


As an adjective traditional

is of or pertaining to tradition; derived from tradition; communicated from ancestors to descendants by word only; transmitted from age to age without writing; as, traditional opinions; traditional customs; traditional expositions of the scriptures.

As a noun clunch is

(uk) a traditional building material mostly made of chalk or clay.

traditional

English

Adjective

(en adjective)
  • Of or pertaining to tradition; derived from tradition; communicated from ancestors to descendants by word only; transmitted from age to age without writing; as, traditional opinions; traditional customs; traditional expositions of the Scriptures.
  • I think her traditional values are antiquated .
  • Observant of tradition; attached to old customs; old-fashioned.
  • In lieu of the name of the composer of a piece of music, whose real name is lost in the mists of time.
  • Antonyms

    * nontraditional, non-traditional * untraditional

    Derived terms

    * traditionally

    clunch

    English

    Noun

  • (UK) A traditional building material mostly made of chalk or clay.
  • *1736 , Charles Parkin, History of Norfolk ,
  • *:The manor-house stands near the church, and is a large convenient old house built of clunch , stone, &c. with good gardens and walks adjoining to the river side.