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antirevolutionary combined form of revolutionary.
continental (cap.) of or related to the thirteen American colonies in or about the time of the Revolutionary War. [2/6 definitions]
Continental Congress the revolutionary assembly, made up of landed representatives of the American colonies, that met between 1774 and 1789 to work out a plan of government and adopted both the Declaration of Independence and the Articles of Confederation.
left wing a faction of a political party or other group that advocates liberal reform or radical, revolutionary change, esp. in the social, political, or economic order. (Cf. right wing.)
louis d'or a gold coin minted in pre-Revolutionary France; louis. [2 definitions]
Meena Keshwar Kamal Afghan poet and activist, who was assassinated ten years after founding the Revolutionary Association of the Women of Afghanistan (RAWA) (b. 1956--d.1987).
minuteman an American militiaman of the Revolutionary War period who was ready to fight on a moment's notice.
National Liberation Front a revolutionary, often violent, political group, esp. such a group formerly active in South Vietnam.
New Left a radical political movement from the 1960s advocating revolutionary changes in the political, social, and economic structure of society, esp. U.S. society.
nonrevolutionary combined form of revolutionary.
Oliver Cromwell an English revolutionary general and the Lord Protector of England in 1653-58 (b.1599--d.1658).
Paul Revere a U.S. silversmith and revolutionary patriot (b.1735--d.1818).
Philadelphia a city in southeastern Pennsylvania, the largest city in the state and one of the most populous in the U.S., important as a government center during the Revolutionary War and home to Independence Hall, where the Declaration of Independence and The U.S. Constitution were signed.
postrevolutionary combined form of revolutionary.
prerevolutionary combined form of revolutionary.
sans-culotte a member of the poorly dressed revolutionary army in the French Revolution. [2 definitions]
ultrarevolutionary combined form of revolutionary.
unrevolutionary combined form of revolutionary.
Vladimir Ilyich Lenin a Russian Communist revolutionary leader and premier of the Soviet Union from 1917 to 1924 (b.1870--d.1924).
Yankee Doodle a character in a Revolutionary War song, whose adventures are described in several humorous verses.