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adjective as in rebellious

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In many ways, what Reliable Robotics and XWing propose to do with unmanned flight is less revolutionary.

From Fortune

Among the most revolutionary is rethinking the need for daily visits to methadone clinics.

From Quartz

Gene editing stands out as the most revolutionary of these technologies.

Head coach John Harbaugh said during a preseason interview last year that his team would have a revolutionary offense in its first full season with Lamar Jackson under center, and he was right.

The would-be revolutionaries seek an alternative cosmic recipe.

A dozen Revolutionary Guards were caught deep inside Pakistan, tracking Rigi.

An attack last year that killed 16 Iranian soldiers was publicized as a “response to crimes of the Revolutionary Guards in Syria.”

It is a revolutionary story, which threatens to upend the world as we know it.

Through her haircare line, named for her grandmother, Jessie Branch, Titi Branch was revolutionary.

The liberated soul does not cease to act, to think, to create, to instigate revolutionary flows.

Pierre Van Cortlandt, a distinguished revolutionary patriot, died at his seat at Croton river, aged 94.

During the revolutionary war he was commissary-general to the Pennsylvania division, and printer to congress.

John Stark, a major general in the revolutionary army, died, aged 93.

Tories will wax eloquent on "the pink miasma of revolutionary Radicalism."

He was the last surviving officer of the Delaware regiment in the revolutionary army.


On this page you'll find 82 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to revolutionary, such as: radical, subversive, insurgent, rebel, rioting, and anarchistic.

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