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revolutionary

adjective

Synonyms and Antonyms of revolutionary

  1. 1 being very far from the center of public opinion a candidate with a lot of crazy, revolutionary ideas that no one seems to be going for Synonyms of revolutionary extremist, fanatic (or fanatical), rabid, radical, extreme, revolutionist, ultraWords Related to revolutionary subversive, violent, wild; reactionaryNear Antonyms of revolutionary conservative, moderate, temperate; conventional, orthodox, traditional; liberal, progressiveAntonyms of revolutionary middle-of-the-road, nonrevolutionary, unrevolutionary

  2. 2 taking part in a rebellion revolutionary forces that were soundly defeated before reaching the capital Synonyms of revolutionary insurgent, insurrectionary, mutinous, rebelliousWords Related to revolutionary seditious, traitorous, treacherous, treasonous; agitating, demagogic, rabble-rousing; defiant, disobedient, insubordinate, intractable, recalcitrant, refractory, restive, ungovernable, unrulyNear Antonyms of revolutionary constant, devoted, loyal, staunch (also stanch), steadfast, true, true-blue; compliant, obedient, submissive, tractable


revolutionary

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of revolutionary

  1. 1 a person who favors rapid and sweeping changes especially in laws and methods of government after the collapse of the Russian monarchy, the moderate socialists briefly governed until being overthrown by the Bolshevik revolutionaries Synonyms of revolutionary crazy, extremist, radical, revolutionistWords Related to revolutionary young Turk; leftist, lefty, red; progressive, reformer, reformist; anarch, anarchist, subversive; agitator, insurgent, insurrectionist, rebel; secessionist, separationist, separatistNear Antonyms of revolutionary conservative, fuddy-duddy, reactionary, rightist, standpatter, Tory, traditionalistAntonyms of revolutionary middle-of-the-roader, moderate

  2. 2 a person who rises up against authority at first the government was not worried about this small band of unarmed revolutionaries Synonyms of revolutionary insurgent, insurrectionary, insurrectionist, mutineer, red, revolter, rebel, revolutionistWords Related to revolutionary challenger, defier, insubordinate, oppositionist, recusant, refuser, resistant, resister; anarch, anarchist; discontent, extremist, malcontent, radicalNear Antonyms of revolutionary loyalist, patriot, supporter; counterinsurgent, counterrevolutionary, counterrevolutionist



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