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Synonyms for revolutionary
ˌrɛv əˈlu ʃəˌnɛr irev·o·lu·tion·a·ry

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. revolutionist, revolutionary, subversive, subverteradjective

    a radical supporter of political or social revolution

    subverter, subversive, revolutionist

    counterrevolutionary, old

  2. revolutionary, radicaladjective

    markedly new or introducing radical change

    "a revolutionary discovery"; "radical political views"

    radical, ultra, rotatory, basal, extremist

    old, counterrevolutionary

  3. rotatory, revolutionaryadjective

    of or relating to or characteristic or causing an axial or orbital turn

    radical, rotatory

    counterrevolutionary, old

  4. revolutionaryadjective

    relating to or having the nature of a revolution

    "revolutionary wars"; "the Revolutionary era"

    radical, rotatory

    counterrevolutionary, old

  5. revolutionaryadjective

    advocating or engaged in revolution

    "revolutionary pamphlets"; "a revolutionary junta"

    radical, rotatory

    old, counterrevolutionary

Editors Contribution

  1. counterculture

    a way of life, a set of attitudes or a group of people whose ideas and values are different than the mainstream accepted beliefs

    it was the decade of woodstock, counterculture and the draft

    Submitted by anonymous on November 17, 2019  

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  1. President Ronald Reagan:

    The classical Liberal, during the Revolutionary time, was a man who wanted less power for the king and more power for the people. He wanted people to have more say in the running of their lives and he wanted protection for the God-given rights of the people. He did not believe those rights were dispensations granted by the king to the people, he believed that he was born with them. Well, that today is the Conservative.

  2. Amy Tiersten:

    This is a first, i am thrilled to be able to offer this revolutionary therapy to our patients.

  3. Jane Fonda:

    To be a revolutionary you have to be a human being. You have to care about people who have no power.

  4. Sam Lionheart:

    In the past, they have identified the component parts, but now instead of identifying all the processors and chips, they're marketing it as the S1, they're being a little more protective of their suppliers and taking credit for more than they're making in house, which isn't a crime, to make the technology seem a bit more innovative or revolutionary than it really is.

  5. Mark Dubowitz:

    What happened with the sailors, to me, is an indication that the Revolutionary Guards are sending a message to Obama and to Rouhani that they are in charge, the deal may have been negotiated with Rouhani and Zarif, but it will be the Revolutionary Guards who will dictate the terms and dictate the implementation.

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