counterrevolutionist
See counterrevolutionary.

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  • counterrevolutionist — coun·ter·revolutionist …   English syllables

  • counterrevolutionist — noun a revolutionary whose aim is to reverse the changes introduced by an earlier revolution • Syn: ↑counter revolutionist, ↑counterrevolutionary • Derivationally related forms: ↑counterrevolution • Hypernyms: ↑revolutionist, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • counter-revolutionist — noun a revolutionary whose aim is to reverse the changes introduced by an earlier revolution • Syn: ↑counterrevolutionist, ↑counterrevolutionary • Derivationally related forms: ↑counterrevolution (for: ↑counterrevolutionist) …   Useful english dictionary

  • counterrevolutionary — I noun a revolutionary whose aim is to reverse the changes introduced by an earlier revolution • Syn: ↑counterrevolutionist, ↑counter revolutionist • Derivationally related forms: ↑counterrevolution (for: ↑counterrevolutio …   Useful english dictionary

  • counterrevolutionary — /kown teuhr rev euh looh sheuh ner ee/, adj., n., pl. counterrevolutionaries. adj. 1. characteristic of or resulting from a counterrevolution. 2. opposing a revolution or revolutionary government. n. 3. Also, counterrevolutionist /kown teuhr rev… …   Universalium

  • counterrevolution — [kount΄ərrev΄ə lo͞o′shən] n. 1. a political movement or revolution against a government or social system set up by a previous revolution 2. a movement to combat revolutionary tendencies counterrevolutionary n., adj. pl. counterrevolutionaries… …   English World dictionary

  • counterrevolution — noun a revolution whose aim is to reverse the changes introduced by a previous revolution • Derivationally related forms: ↑counterrevolutionary, ↑counterrevolutionist • Hypernyms: ↑revolution …   Useful english dictionary

  • revolutionist — noun a radical supporter of political or social revolution • Syn: ↑revolutionary, ↑subversive, ↑subverter • Derivationally related forms: ↑subvert (for: ↑subverter), ↑subversive …   Useful english dictionary

  • subverter — noun a radical supporter of political or social revolution • Syn: ↑revolutionist, ↑revolutionary, ↑subversive • Derivationally related forms: ↑subvert, ↑subversive (for: ↑subversive), ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

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