characterized by assertion of unproved or unprovable principles
of or pertaining to or characteristic of a doctrine or code of beliefs accepted as authoritative
relating to or involving dogma
Adhering only to principles which are true a priori, rather than truths based on evidence or deduction.
Pertaining to dogmas; doctrinal.
Asserting dogmas or beliefs in a superior or arrogant way; opinionated, dictatorial.
Origin: From dogmatique, from dogmaticus, from Hellenistic δογματικός, from δόγμα.
one of an ancient sect of physicians who went by general principles; -- opposed to the Empiric
alt. of Dogmatical
The numerical value of dogmatic in Chaldean Numerology is: 9
The numerical value of dogmatic in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
If you become dogmatic about the acronym and devote 100 percent of your assets to BRIC, you will get poor returns.
Cruz takes certain positions that are very clearly defined. And he's much more conservative, much more dogmatic than Trump.
Dogmatic theological statements are neither logical propositions nor poetic utterances. They are shaggy dog stories; they have a point, but he who tries too hard to get it will miss it.
Gross ignorance produces a dogmatic spirit. He who knows nothing thinks he can teach others what he has himself just been learning. He who knows much scarcely believes that what he is saying is unknown to others, and consequently speaks with more hesitation.
I had a black dot on my bottom lip and you and Iwere at a party for Anderson’s [Cooper] mom in April, and you said, ‘You have a black dot on your lip, I don’t think that’s something good,' it was melanoma and they removed it, and I just want to thank you because you were so dogmatic.
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- dogmàticCatalan, Valencian
- joustamaton, dogmaattinenFinnish
- דוגמטי, פסקניHebrew
- kakī mārōMāori
- догмати́ческий, догматическийRussian
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