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American English: /riˈækʃəˌnɛri/
British English: /rɪˈakʃ(ə)n(ə)ri/

Translation of reactionary in Spanish:


  • [derogatory]
    reaccionario [derogatory]
    Example sentences
    • It is a highly political ruling with reactionary consequences for both asylum-seekers and democratic rights as a whole.
    • To make matters even worse, a Democratic president, Buchanan, gave his political support to these reactionary efforts.
    • In a professional army, the extent of deeply reactionary political sentiment is far greater.

noun plural reactionaries

  • [derogatory]
    Example sentences
    • The lesson of the story was that from a long-term point of view, all reactionaries are paper tigers.
    • He is an opportunist and a power hungry reactionary, I don't even see him ‘liberalising’ the economy.
    • No mere reactionary, Schwartz was also interested in and informed about contemporary art that might look very different from his own.
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