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dogmatist

[dawg-muh-tist, dog-] /ˈdɔg mə tɪst, ˈdɒg-/
noun
1.
a person who asserts his or her opinions in an unduly positive or arrogant manner; a dogmatic person.
2.
a person who lays down dogmas.
Origin
1535-1545
1535-45; < Medieval Latin dogmatista, equivalent to dogmat(izāre) to dogmatize + -ista -ist
Related forms
antidogmatist, noun, adjective
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  • Since he is a concentrated, introspective dogmatist, he is uninformed by exterior criticism.
  • One need not be a dogmatist, a policeman of fallacies, to be troubled by this new tendency.
British Dictionary definitions for dogmatist

dogmatist

/ˈdɒɡmətɪst/
noun
1.
a dogmatic person
2.
a person who formulates dogmas
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