Meaning of “counter-revolution” in the English Dictionary

"counter-revolution" in British English

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counter-revolutionnoun [ C ]

uk /ˌkaʊn.tə.rev.əˈluː.ʃən/ us /ˌkaʊn.t̬ɚ.rev.əˈluː.ʃən/
counter-revolutionary
adjective, noun [ C ] uk /ˌkaʊn.tə.rev.əˈluː.ʃən.ər.i/ us /ˌkaʊn.t̬ɚ.rev.əˈluː.ʃən.er.i/

counter-revolutionary activities/literature
She was tried and executed for being a counter-revolutionary.

(Definition of “counter-revolution” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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