Synonyms of revolutionary in English:

revolutionary


See definition of revolutionary

adjective

1‘revolutionary troops’

SYNONYMS

rebellious, rebel, insurgent, rioting, mutinous, mutinying, renegade, insurrectionary, seditious, factious, insubordinate, subversive

rabble-rousing, inflammatory, extremist, anarchic

rare revolting, insurrectionist

ANTONYMS

moderate, law-abiding

2‘a society undergoing revolutionary change’

SYNONYMS

thoroughgoing, thorough, complete, total, entire, absolute, utter, comprehensive, exhaustive, sweeping, far-reaching, wide-ranging, extensive, profound

drastic, severe, serious, major, desperate, stringent, violent, forceful, rigorous, draconian

3‘a revolutionary kind of wheelchair’

SYNONYMS

new, novel, original, unusual, unfamiliar, unconventional, unorthodox, off-centre, different, fresh, imaginative, creative, innovative, innovatory, innovational, inventive, ingenious, modern, ultra-modern, state-of-the-art, advanced, avant-garde, futuristic, pioneering, groundbreaking, trailblazing, disruptive

rare, unique, singular, unprecedented, uncommon

experimental, untested, untried, unknown, surprising, strange, exotic, out of the ordinary, newfangled

North American left-field

rare unhackneyed, new-fashioned, neoteric

ANTONYMS

conventional, orthodox


noun

1‘his actions were not those of a revolutionary’

SYNONYMS

rebel, insurgent, revolutionist, Bolshevik, mutineer, insurrectionary, agitator, subversive, guerrilla, anarchist

freedom fighter, resistance fighter

rare insurrectionist

rare frondeur