Traditional vs Ultratraditional - What's the difference?

traditional | ultratraditional |


As adjectives the difference between traditional and ultratraditional

is that 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 while ultratraditional is extremely traditional.

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

    ultratraditional

    English

    Adjective

    (en adjective)
  • Extremely traditional
  • *{{quote-news, year=1988, date=July 29, author=Kyle Gann, title=Music Notes: a pianist who gets her body into it, work=Chicago Reader citation
  • , passage=Born in 1947, self-taught, and from ultratraditional Japanese background, Satoh writes shimmering, ecstatically minimalist music full of tremolos and delicate melodies. }}