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radical

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1 being very far from the center of public opinion

  • the baggy trousers that Amelia Bloomer introduced in the 1850s were considered a radical form of dress for women at the time
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2 not bound by traditional ways or beliefs

  • radical proponents of spelling reform would have every word spelled "just the way it sounds"
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3 slang of the very best kind

  • surfing conditions at virtually all of the beaches along the coast were truly radical
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out of this world, too much

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radical

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a person who favors rapid and sweeping changes especially in laws and methods of government

  • radicals staged large, violent protests in the hopes of toppling the government
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