anti–revolutionary

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adjective an·ti–rev·o·lu·tion·ary \ˌan-tē-ˌre-və-ˈlü-shə-ˌner-ē, ˌan-tī-\

Definition of anti–revolutionary

  1. :  opposing or hostile to revolution Between 1794 and 1799, his army defeated an invasion of tens of thousands of anti-revolutionary British Redcoats. — Edward E. Baptist

1716

First Known Use of anti–revolutionary

1716


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