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ultra-

Synonyms of ultra- in English:

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  • an ultra-conservative politician
    extremely, exceedingly, excessively, immensely, especially, exceptionally, unusually, extraordinarily, remarkably, uncommonly, extra;
    Northern English right;
    Scottish unco
    British informaljolly, dead, ever so, well, fair
    North American informalreal, mighty, awful, plumb, powerful, way
    South African informallekker
    informal, , dateddevilish, frightfully
    archaicexceeding
  • noun

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  • (ultra) there is a new school of ultras in the animal rights movement
    extremist, radical, fanatic, zealot, diehard, revolutionary, rebel, militant, subversive
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