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bigoted

[big-uh-tid] /ˈbɪg ə tɪd/
adjective
1.
utterly intolerant of any creed, belief, or opinion that differs from one's own.
Origin of bigoted
1635-1645
1635-45; bigot + -ed3
Related forms
bigotedly, adverb
nonbigoted, adjective
nonbigotedly, adverb
unbigoted, adjective
Synonyms
See intolerant.
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  • His Whiggism is so bigoted, and his Christianity so fierce, that he almost disgusts one with two very good things!'

    Hugh Miller William Keith Leask
  • That was his fault; he was as good and charitable a man as ever lived, but he was bigoted.

    Allan's Wife H. Rider Haggard
  • My poor country must suffer long before she can overcome the opposition of bigoted loyalty.

  • You do not regard that bigoted Englishwoman as a companion, do you?

    Long Live the King Mary Roberts Rinehart
  • And Isabella might have had a similar cognomen, had not the Spaniards continued as bloody as her age and as bigoted as herself.

Word Origin and History for bigoted
adj.

1640s, from bigot (q.v.).

Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper
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