Synonyms for radical:
fundamental, basic (adjective)
Sense 1 (noun)
Sense 3 (noun)
Sense 4 (noun)
Sense 5 (noun)
Sense 6 (noun)
person who advocates significant, often extreme change (noun)
Usage examples for radical:
- " This Solomin," Kollomietzev put in, " is an out- and- out radical and republican. - "Virgin Soil", Ivan S. Turgenev.
- I really must decline to introduce such a radical change." - "The Thin Red Line; and Blue Blood", Arthur Griffiths.
- One day she followed Terry all over town, fearing that he had an appointment with a well- known radical woman. - "An Anarchist Woman", Hutchins Hapgood.