Jacobinical

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • adj Jacobinical of or relating to the Jacobins of the French Revolution "Jacobinic terrorism"
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • a Jacobinical Of or pertaining to the Jacobins of France; revolutionary; of the nature of, or characterized by, Jacobinism.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • jacobinical Same as Jacobinic.
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Usage

In literature:

Then a murmur ran through the benches of the Jacobin women, while Cyrene summoned her courage.
"The False Chevalier" by William Douw Lighthall
How would Rousseau have borne himself at the Jacobin Club?
"Diderot and the Encyclopædists" by John Morley
And I loved Aunt Jacobine; and Vrouw Van Vliet, who took care of me before I came hither.
"Clare Avery" by Emily Sarah Holt
He was one of the Prussian refugees of 1848, and, though a hot Jacobin there, became a more bitter secessionist here.
"Campaigns of a Non-Combatant," by George Alfred Townsend
Take for example a peasant commune, no matter where, even in France, where the Jacobins have done their best to destroy all communal usage.
"The Conquest of Bread" by Peter Kropotkin
Psychology of the Jacobin.
"The Origins of Contemporary France, Complete Linked Table of Contents to the Six Volumes" by Hippolyte A. Taine
When Hardy and Horne Took, were the priests, what must be the worshippers at the Jacobin shrine?
"Blackwood's Edinburgh Magazine, Volume 61, No. 378, April, 1847" by Various
You know these Jacobins, these patriots, all Evariste's crew.
"The Gods are Athirst" by Anatole France
Tell me about your Jacobins.
"The Northern Iron" by George A. Birmingham
The committee assigned to ruling Jacobins the different departments of the government.
"A Modern History, From the Time of Luther to the Fall of Napoleon" by John Lord
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In news:

The Tea Party Jacobins from the May 27, 2010 issue.
Of artists, stockbrokers, and other Jacobins.
The revolution that many commentators predicted when President Bush appointed two ultra-right-wing Supreme Court justices is proceeding with breathtaking impatience, and it is a revolution Jacobin in its disdain for tradition and precedent.
2009 Louis Jadot 'Couvent des Jacobins' Pinot Noir.
The 2009 Louis Jadot 'Couvent des Jacobins' Pinot Noir is a lovely expression of Pinot Noir from the respected house of Louis Jadot.
2009 Louis Jadot 'Couvent des Jacobins' Pinot Noir .
It's as if Beatty yearned to be a jiving Jacobin version of Sidney Carton in A Tale of Two L.A.'s.
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