[rev-uh-loo-shuh-ner-ee] /ˌrɛv əˈlu ʃəˌnɛr i/
of, pertaining to, characterized by, or of the nature of a , or a sudden, complete, or marked change:
a revolutionary junta.
radically new or innovative; outside or beyond established procedure, principles, etc.:
a revolutionary discovery.
(initial capital letter) of or relating to the American Revolution or to the period contemporaneous with it in U.S. history:
Revolutionary heroes; Revolutionary weapons.
noun, plural revolutionaries.
of or relating to the period or age after a revolution
noun (pl) -aries
a person who advocates or engages in revolution
relating to or characteristic of a revolution
advocating or engaged in revolution
radically new or different: a revolutionary method of making plastics
rotating or revolving
(mainly US) of or relating to the conflict or period of the War of American Independence (1775–83)
of or relating to any of various other Revolutions, esp the Russian Revolution (1917) or the French Revolution (1789)
1774; see revolution + -ary. As a noun, from 1850 (cf revolutionist).
[pohst-rahy-der] /ˈpoʊstˌraɪ dər/ noun 1. (formerly) a person who rode ; a mounted mail carrier. /ˈpəʊstˌraɪdə/ noun 1. (formerly) a person who delivered post on horseback
noun 1. (formerly) a road with stations for furnishing horses for postriders, mail coaches, or travelers. 2. a road or route over which mail is carried. noun 1. a road or route over which post is carried and along which post houses were formerly sited
noun 1. a type of music that often varies from traditional rock in terms of form and instrumentation adjective 2. of or relating to this type of music
[roh-man-tuh-siz-uh m] /roʊˈmæn təˌsɪz əm/ noun 1. spirit or tendency. 2. (usually initial capital letter) the Romantic style or movement in literature and art, or adherence to its principles (contrasted with ). /rəʊˈmæntɪˌsɪzəm/ noun 1. (often capital) the theory, practice, and style of the romantic art, music, and literature of the late 18th and early […]