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Definition 1: a radical supporter of political or social revolution - [noun denoting person]

Synonyms for revolutionary in the sense of this definition

(revolutionary is a kind of ...) a person who has radical ideas or opinions

(... is a kind of revolutionary ) a revolutionary whose aim is to reverse the changes introduced by an earlier revolution

(... is a kind of revolutionary ) a person who uses dynamite in a revolutionary cause

(... is a kind of revolutionary ) a member of the moderate republican party that was in power during the French Revolution; the Girondists were overthrown by their more radical rivals the Jacobins

(... is a kind of revolutionary ) a person who takes part in an armed rebellion against the constituted authority (especially in the hope of improving conditions)

(... is an instance of revolutionary) French revolutionary who was prominent in the early days of the French Revolution (1749-1791)

(... is an instance of revolutionary) French revolutionary; leader of the Jacobins and architect of the Reign of Terror; was himself executed in a coup d'etat (1758-1794)

(... is an instance of revolutionary) Russian revolutionary and Communist theorist who helped Lenin and built up the army; he was ousted from the Communist Party by Stalin and eventually assassinated in Mexico (1879-1940)

(... is an instance of revolutionary) Mexican revolutionary leader (1877-1923)

(... is an instance of revolutionary) Mexican revolutionary who led a revolt for agrarian reforms (1879-1919)

(... is an instance of revolutionary) founder of modern communism; wrote the Communist Manifesto with Engels in 1848; wrote Das Kapital in 1867 (1818-1883)

(... is an instance of revolutionary) Cuban poet and revolutionary who fought for Cuban independence from Spain (1853-1895)

(... is an instance of revolutionary) French revolutionary leader (born in Switzerland) who was a leader in overthrowing the Girondists and was stabbed to death in his bath by Charlotte Corday (1743-1793)

(... is an instance of revolutionary) Chinese communist leader (1893-1976)

(... is an instance of revolutionary) an Argentine revolutionary leader who was Fidel Castro's chief lieutenant in the Cuban revolution; active in other Latin American countries; was captured and executed by the Bolivian army (1928-1967)

(... is an instance of revolutionary) French revolutionary leader who stormed the Paris bastille and who supported the execution of Louis XVI but was guillotined by Robespierre for his opposition to the Reign of Terror (1759-1794)

(... is an instance of revolutionary) French revolutionary heroine (a Girondist) who assassinated Marat (1768-1793)

(... is an instance of revolutionary) Chinese revolutionary and communist leader (1898-1976)

Definition 2: advocating or engaged in revolution - [adjective denoting all]

Samples where revolutionary or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • revolutionary pamphlets
  • a revolutionary junta

Definition 3: relating to or having the nature of a revolution - [adjective denoting pert]

Samples where revolutionary or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • revolutionary wars
  • the Revolutionary era

Definition 4: of or relating to or characteristic or causing an axial or orbital turn - [adjective denoting pert]

Synonyms for revolutionary in the sense of this definition

Definition 5: markedly new or introducing radical change - [adjective satellite denoting all]

Samples where revolutionary or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • a revolutionary discovery
  • radical political views

Synonyms for revolutionary in the sense of this definition

(revolutionary is similar to ...) not of long duration; having just (or relatively recently) come into being or been made or acquired or discovered

"a new law" "new cars" "a new comet" "a new friend" "a new year" "the New World"

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