Definitions of counterrevolutionary
  1. noun
    a revolutionary whose aim is to reverse the changes introduced by an earlier revolution
    synonyms: counter-revolutionist, counterrevolutionist
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    type of:
    revolutionary, revolutionist, subversive, subverter
    a radical supporter of political or social revolution
  2. adjective
    relating to or being a counterrevolution
  3. adjective
    marked by opposition or antipathy to revolution
    “ostracized for his counterrevolutionary tendencies”
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    advocating or engaged in revolution
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