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relating to, marked by, or favoring reaction

The meaning of the word reactionary is relating to, marked by, or favoring reaction.

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entreatto plead with especially in order to persuade : ask urgently
waifa stray person or animal
respitea period of temporary delay
hyperboleextravagant exaggeration (such as "mile-high ice-cream cones")
artifactsa usually simple object (such as a tool or ornament) showing human workmanship or modification as distinguished from a natural object
intoxicateto excite or stupefy by alcohol or a drug especially to the point where physical and mental control is markedly diminished
dorsalan ornamental cloth hung behind and above an altar
ruddyhaving a healthy reddish color
courtthe residence or establishment of a sovereign or similar dignitary