Associations to the word «Revolutionary»

Wiktionary

REVOLUTIONARY, adjective. Of or pertaining to a revolution in government; tending to, or promoting, revolution; as, revolutionary war; revolutionary measures; revolutionary agitators.
REVOLUTIONARY, adjective. (advertising) pertaining to something that portends of great change; overthrowing a standing mindset
REVOLUTIONARY, adjective. (sciences) pertaining to something that revolves
REVOLUTIONARY, noun. A revolutionist; a person who revolts.

Dictionary definition

REVOLUTIONARY, noun. A radical supporter of political or social revolution.
REVOLUTIONARY, adjective. Markedly new or introducing radical change; "a revolutionary discovery"; "radical political views".
REVOLUTIONARY, adjective. Of or relating to or characteristic or causing an axial or orbital turn.
REVOLUTIONARY, adjective. Relating to or having the nature of a revolution; "revolutionary wars"; "the Revolutionary era".
REVOLUTIONARY, adjective. Advocating or engaged in revolution; "revolutionary pamphlets"; "a revolutionary junta".

Wise words

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