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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A member of the radical movement that instituted the Reign of Terror during the French Revolution.

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  • Convention were proscribed as regicides, when the word Jacobin sent a thrill of horror down every respectable spinal chord, the daughter of
  • The Jacobin is a mystic who has replaced the old divinities by new gods.
  • Left, which rejected Marxist dogmas of the traditional so-called Jacobin
  • At bottom, the Jacobin is a sectarian, propagator of his own faith, and hostile to the faith of others. for more
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