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Radical

Pronunciation of Radical
/ɹˈadɪkə͡l/, /ɹˈadɪkə‍l/, /ɹ_ˈa_d_ɪ_k_əl/

Antonyms for radical:

moderate, incidental, old fashioned, old, conservative.

Synonyms for radical:

Sense 1

cosmetic, seditious, radically, evolutionary, rebel, pacifist, far-out, unpredictable, anarchic, socialist, underlying, revolutionist, communist, foundational.

Sense 2

developmental, subversive, seismic, militant, quicksilver, hawk, bolshevik, shifting, gradual, civil, guerrilla, sit down, iconoclast.

Sense 3

fanatic, sweeping, rebellious.

Sense 4

zealot, original.

Sense 8

away.

Sense 16

sharp.

bohemian

beatnik.

communist

communistic.

demonstrator

protester.

dissenter

Nonjuror.

dogmatist

bigot.

fanatic

fanatical.

fanatical

rabid.

grumbler

Murmurer.

in opposition

maverick.

instigator

agitator.

insubordinate

mutinous.

latitudinarian

freethinker.

leftist

left wing.

novel

fresh.

radical

left.

rebel

mutineer, rioter, nonconformist.

reformer

crusader.

socialist

leftist.

unconventional

underground.

bottom (adjective)

foundational.

different (adjective)

unusual.

extreme (adjective)

excessive, drastic, extreme, severe, ultra, intense.

fundamental, basic (adjective)

basal, thoroughgoing, constitutional, original, underlying, foundational, primary, organic.

major (adjective)

stellar.

overenthusiastic (adjective)

fanatical.

progressive (adjective)

gradual, advanced.

skeptical (adjective)

iconoclastic.

stupendous (adjective)

fab.

unorthodox (adjective)

heretical, dissident, hippie, unconventional, unorthodox, iconoclastic.

wide-ranging (adjective)

sweeping.

Sense 1 (noun)

nonconformist.

Sense 3 (noun)

agitator.

Sense 4 (noun)

civil, anarchic, guerrilla, underlying, foundational, rebel.

Sense 5 (noun)

cosmetic, quicksilver, far-out, developmental, gradual, away, radically, fanatic, evolutionary.

Sense 6 (noun)

zealot, revolutionist.

agitator (noun)

leftist.

beatnik (noun)

hippie.

demonstrator (noun)

rioter, protester.

detractor (noun)

iconoclast.

enthusiast (noun)

zealot.

fundamental (noun)

underlying.

person who advocates significant, often extreme change (noun)

fanatic, rioter, pacifist, rebel, nonconformist, iconoclast, freethinker, subversive, mutineer, agitator.

radical (noun)

basic, new, ultra, immoderate, basal, radical sign, base, theme, stem, chemical group, root word, group, revolutionary, root, extremist, free radical.

reformer (noun)

crusader.

revolutionist (noun)

revolutionist.

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