counterrevolutionary

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Synonyms for counterrevolutionary

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

marked by opposition or antipathy to revolution

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He urged the people to defeat the counter revolution that had emerged against the January 8 victory so that the UNFGG's programme could be implemented for the good of the people.
He finds, for example, that the early Bolsheviks instituted a system of "direct democracy," and thus he denounces the Constituent Assembly of 1918, although elected, as a focus for "the growing counter revolution.
is proud to initiate the New Counter Revolution by introducing their new line of Individually Wrapped Biscotti and New Display Rack.
Pearse won a posthumous VC after storming an enemy blockhouse in 1919 during the Russian counter revolution but it is Liverpool's SG Pierce who has gone down in history as the hero.
Ambedkar's views on the Gita are found in his unpublished book 'Revolution and Counter Revolution in Ancient India'.
Is it a counter revolution by the old regime or the army is unwilling to protect the revolution?
that of reform - while the "cleansing" to get rid of the symbols of the counter revolution is in a race with this reform and the season of exile is flourishing.
His call for what you might call a counter revolution fell on deaf ears, so Spider jacked his job in and scuttled off to India to find himself.
Workers said that after the 1952 revolution, two labor activists were executed by the revolutionary council when they were accused of being part of the counter revolution.
In an interview with "Al-Ashera Masa'an" talk show broadcast on Dream 2 satellite channel, Sharaf said the government believes there has been a counter revolution behind the recent incidents leading to sectarian strife and chaos.
Around the turn of the century the Cabinet Office wrote a report entitled Counter Revolutions.