how to pronounce reactionary


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reactionary is pronounced in five syllables

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An example use of reactionary in a speech by a native speaker of american english:

“… not is a reactionary jurisdiction is a …”

meanings of reactionary


  1. Of, pertaining to, participating in or inducing a chemical reaction.
  2. Politically favoring a return to a supposed golden age of the past.


  1. One who is very conservative.
  2. One who is opposed to change.

reactionary frequency in english - C2 level of CEFR

the word reactionary occurs in english on average 2 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C2 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

topics reactionary can be related to

it is hard to perfectly classify words into specific topics since each word can have many context of its use, but our machine-learning models believe that reactionary can be often used in the following areas:

1) people, society, and culture;

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