Detailed Translations for radical from English to French


radical [the ~] noun

  1. the radical
    le radical
  2. the radical (stem)
    la racine; le radical; le radical d'un mot

Translation Matrix for radical:

NounRelated TranslationsOther Translations
extrémiste Ultra; extremist
racine radical; stem beet; beetroot; root
radical radical; stem primitive word; stem; stems
radical d'un mot radical; stem
- base; chemical group; free radical; group; root; root word; stem; theme
AdjectiveRelated TranslationsOther Translations
- basal; extremist; revolutionary; ultra
ModifierRelated TranslationsOther Translations
draconien drastic; radical; root-and-branch rigorous; stringent
drastique drastic; radical; root-and-branch
extrèment de gauche extremely left-wing; radical
extrémiste extremist; radical
profond radical; thorough consummate; deep; deep-seated; deeply; in depth; lying low; penetrating; perfect; profound; profoundly; thorough
profondément radical consummate; deep; deep-seated; in depth; penetrating; perfect; profound; profoundly; thorough
radical drastic; extremely left-wing; extremist; radical; root-and-branch; thorough
radicalement drastic; radical; root-and-branch; thorough
à fond radical; thorough careful; thorough

Related Words for "radical":

  • radicals, radically

Synonyms for "radical":

Antonyms for "radical":

  • cauline

Related Definitions for "radical":

  1. especially of leaves; located at the base of a plant or stem; especially arising directly from the root or rootstock or a root-like stem1
    • radical leaves1
  2. (used of opinions and actions) far beyond the norm1
    • radical opinions on education1
  3. markedly new or introducing radical change1
    • radical political views1
  4. arising from or going to the root or source1
    • a radical flaw in the plan1
  5. of or relating to or constituting a linguistic root1
    • a radical verb form1
  6. (linguistics) the form of a word after all affixes are removed1
  7. a character conveying the lexical meaning of a logogram1
  8. a person who has radical ideas or opinions1
  9. (mathematics) a quantity expressed as the root of another quantity1
  10. (chemistry) two or more atoms bound together as a single unit and forming part of a molecule1
  11. an atom or group of atoms with at least one unpaired electron; in the body it is usually an oxygen molecule that has lost an electron and will stabilize itself by stealing an electron from a nearby molecule1

Wiktionary Translations for radical:

  1. pertaining to the root (of a plant)
  2. pertaining to the basic or intrinsic nature of something
  3. thoroughgoing
  4. favouring fundamental change
  5. linguistics: pertaining to the root of a word
  6. slang: excellent
  1. historical: early 20th-century France
  2. arithmetic: root (of a number or quantity)
  3. linguistics: portion of a character that provides an indication of its meaning
  4. organic chemistry: free radical
  1. Qui vise à agir sur la cause profonde des effets qu'on veut modifier.
  2. chimie|fr Se dit de toute entité moléculaire, ou espèce chimique, ayant les propriétés d'un radical, ainsi que de toute réaction qui met en jeu un radical.
  1. politique|fr Personne utilisant une analyse radicale pour former ces idées. Appuyant le radicalisme.
  2. chimie|fr entité moléculaire possédant un ou plusieurs électrons non apparier, dits aussi « célibataires ».

Cross Translation:
radical radical radikal — im Denken und oder Handeln in besonderem Maße von der Norm abweichend, unnachgiebig, hart, rücksichtslos, unerbittlich

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