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reactionary
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Crime and Punishment
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  • Meanwhile the really new people are very often unobserved by them, or even despised as reactionaries of grovelling tendencies.
  • Did you suppose I was such a monster, such a reactionary, such a slave driver?

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  • Liberals labeled him a reactionary opposed to any social progress.
  • It seemed odd to have to explain in a court of law something so fundamental about childhood, but the commitment to harsh punishments for children was so intense and reactionary that we had to articulate these basic facts.
    Bryan Stevenson  --  Just Mercy

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