radical right


the faction representing extreme right-wing political views; ultraconservatives; reactionaries.

Nearby words

  1. radical empiricism,
  2. radical expression,
  3. radical hysterectomy,
  4. radical left,
  5. radical mastectomy,
  6. radical sign,
  7. radicalism,
  8. radicality,
  9. radicalize,
  10. radically

Origin of radical right

First recorded in 1950–55

Related formsradical rightism, nounradical rightist, noun

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