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revolutionist

adjective

Synonyms and Antonyms of revolutionist

  1. being very far from the center of public opinion his revolutionist ideas won't get him elected Synonyms of revolutionist extremist, fanatic (or fanatical), rabid, radical, revolutionary, extreme, ultraWords Related to revolutionist subversive, violent, wild; reactionaryNear Antonyms of revolutionist conservative, moderate, temperate; conventional, orthodox, traditional; liberal, progressiveAntonyms of revolutionist middle-of-the-road, nonrevolutionary, unrevolutionary


revolutionist

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of revolutionist

  1. 1 a person who favors rapid and sweeping changes especially in laws and methods of government after a long series of weak leaders, the people were ready for a revolutionist who promised to bring sweeping change to the nation Synonyms of revolutionist crazy, extremist, revolutionary, radicalWords Related to revolutionist young Turk; leftist, lefty, red; progressive, reformer, reformist; anarch, anarchist, subversive; agitator, insurgent, insurrectionist, rebel; secessionist, separationist, separatistNear Antonyms of revolutionist conservative, fuddy-duddy, reactionary, rightist, standpatter, Tory, traditionalistAntonyms of revolutionist middle-of-the-roader, moderate

  2. 2 a person who rises up against authority historically, revolutionists have generally been young men willing to risk everything, even their lives, in the pursuit of their cause Synonyms of revolutionist insurgent, insurrectionary, insurrectionist, mutineer, red, revolter, revolutionary, rebelWords Related to revolutionist challenger, defier, insubordinate, oppositionist, recusant, refuser, resistant, resister; anarch, anarchist; discontent, extremist, malcontent, radicalNear Antonyms of revolutionist loyalist, patriot, supporter; counterinsurgent, counterrevolutionary, counterrevolutionist


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