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Synonyms for Bolshevik

emotionally charged terms used to refer to extreme radicals or revolutionaries

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a Russian member of the left-wing majority group that followed Lenin and eventually became the Russian communist party


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of or relating to Bolshevism

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Nicholas and the others were executed on July 17, 1918, on the orders of Bolshevik authorities who feared his symbolic authority over "White" armies engaged in civil war with "Red" communist troops.
On 23 December, Bolshevik authorities (overwhelmed by a wave of strikes in government institutions), arrested Bund leader S.
Since access routes to the western front from Ukraine were blocked by the Germans, the Czechoslovak nationalist leader Thomas Masaryk obtained permission from Bolshevik authorities for free passage of the legion's members to Vladivostok, from which they hoped to arrange sea transport to the front, on condition that they surrender most of their arms.
Their mediation efforts at Irkutsk ended, Emerson and his men resumed their journey to Vologda, getting as far as the Urals when they were advised by the Bolshevik authorities that they would not be allowed to communicate with Ambassador Francis.
Denikin (January 4, 1920); placed himself under Allied protection, but the Czechs turned him over to the Bolshevik authorities in Irkutsk (January 15); after a lengthy interrogation, he was executed by firing squad and his body thrown into the Angara River (February 2, 1920).