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red

adjective

Synonyms and Antonyms of red


red

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of red

  1. 1 a person who rises up against authority the reds demanded a violent overthrow of the government Synonyms insurgent, insurrectionary, insurrectionist, mutineer, rebel, revolter, revolutionary, revolutionistRelated Words challenger, defier, insubordinate, oppositionist, recusant, refuser, resistant, resister; anarch, anarchist; discontent, extremist, malcontent, radicalNear Antonyms loyalist, patriot, supporter; counterinsurgent, counterrevolutionary, counterrevolutionist

  2. 2 cap an adherent or advocate of an economic system in which the means of production are owned and controlled by the state the story of John Reed, the only American Red buried within the Kremlin Synonyms commie, comrade, Red, socialistRelated Words leftist, lefty, pink, pinko, social democrat; Bolshevik, Leninist, Leninite, Maoist, Marxist, Stalinist, Trotskyist, Trotskyite; extremist, radical, revolutionary, revolutionistAntonyms capitalist


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