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extremist

adjective

Synonyms and Antonyms of extremist

  1. being very far from the center of public opinion their extremist views on religious issues set them apart from the rest of the community Synonyms extreme, fanatic (or fanatical), rabid, radical, revolutionary, revolutionist, ultraRelated Words subversive, violent, wild; reactionaryNear Antonyms conservative, moderate, temperate; conventional, orthodox, traditional; liberal, progressiveAntonyms middle-of-the-road, nonrevolutionary, unrevolutionary


extremist

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of extremist

  1. a person who favors rapid and sweeping changes especially in laws and methods of government extremists wanted to do away with everything, even though they had no thought-out plan for what to do afterwards Synonyms crazy, radical, revolutionary, revolutionistRelated Words young Turk; leftist, lefty, red; progressive, reformer, reformist; anarch, anarchist, subversive; agitator, insurgent, insurrectionist, rebel; secessionist, separationist, separatistNear Antonyms conservative, fuddy-duddy, reactionary, rightist, standpatter, Tory, traditionalistAntonyms middle-of-the-roader, moderate


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