- a person opposed to revolution
- a person who opposes a specific revolution or revolutionary government
- characterized by opposition to a revolution or revolutions in general
Example Sentences Including 'counter-revolutionary'
He was arrested in suspicious circumstances shortly after the counter-revolutionary raid.
I suppose our new lords and masters have decreed that servants are counter-revolutionary.
A Song at Twilight
The Hong Kong Alliance for Democratic China was therefore savaged by the People's Daily as ` counter-revolutionary " and `subversive".
Hong Kong! Hong Kong!
There may have been a failure by some on the liberal left in the past to recognise that terrorism is always utterly counter-revolutionary.
Glasgow Herald (2001)
This man is a well-known counter-revolutionary , an agent of the CIA, and an enemy of our people.
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