Synonyms of counterrevolutionary


1. counterrevolutionist, counter-revolutionist, counterrevolutionary, revolutionist, revolutionary, subversive, subverter

usage: a revolutionary whose aim is to reverse the changes introduced by an earlier revolution


1. counterrevolutionary

usage: relating to or being a counterrevolution

2. counterrevolutionary (vs. revolutionary)

usage: marked by opposition or antipathy to revolution; "ostracized for his counterrevolutionary tendencies"

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Definition and meaning of counterrevolutionary (Dictionary)