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revolutionist

[rev-uh-loo-shuh-nist] /ˌrɛv əˈlu ʃə nɪst/
noun
1.
a person who advocates or takes part in a revolution.
adjective
2.
of, pertaining to, or characteristic of a revolution; revolutionary:
revolutionist ideals.
Origin
1700-1710
1700-10; revolution + -ist
Related forms
antirevolutionist, noun
prorevolutionist, adjective, noun
semirevolutionist, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for prorevolutionist

revolutionist

/ˌrɛvəˈluːʃənɪst/
noun
1.
a less common word for a revolutionary
adjective
2.
of, characteristic of, or relating to revolution or revolutionaries
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Word Origin and History for prorevolutionist

revolutionist

n.

1710; see revolution + -ist.

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