a prejudiced person who is intolerant of any opinions differing from his own
One who is obstinately or intolerantly devoted to his or her own opinions and prejudices.
One who is strongly partial to one's own group, religion, race, or politics and is intolerant of those who differ.
a hypocrite; esp., a superstitious hypocrite
a person who regards his own faith and views in matters of religion as unquestionably right, and any belief or opinion opposed to or differing from them as unreasonable or wicked. In an extended sense, a person who is intolerant of opinions which conflict with his own, as in politics or morals; one obstinately and blindly devoted to his own church, party, belief, or opinion
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
big′ot, n. one blindly and obstinately devoted to a particular creed or party.—adj. Big′oted, having the qualities of a bigot.—n. Big′otry, blind or excessive zeal, esp. in religious matters. [O. Fr.; of dub. origin; variously conn. with Visigoth, they being Arians, while the Franks were orthodox; with Sp. bigote, a moustache; with Beguine (q.v.); and by Wace with a worthless legend that the Norman Rollo, in refusing to kiss the foot of Charles the Simple, said, 'Ne se, bi got.']
The New Hacker's Dictionary
[common] A person who is religiously attached to a particular computer, language, operating system, editor, or other tool (see religious issues). Usually found with a specifier; thus, Cray bigot, ITS bigot, APL bigot, VMS bigot, Berkeley bigot. Real bigots can be distinguished from mere partisans or zealots by the fact that they refuse to learn alternatives even when the march of time and/or technology is threatening to obsolete the favored tool. It is truly said “You can tell a bigot, but you can't tell him much.” Compare weenie, Amiga Persecution Complex.
The numerical value of bigot in Chaldean Numerology is: 8
The numerical value of bigot in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
He that cannot reason is a fool. He that will not is a bigot. He that dare not is a slave.
He who will not reason is a bigot he who cannot is a fool and he who dares not is a slave.
Everyone has a right to be a bigot if they want to, but not on a state-issued license plate.
He who will not reason is a bigot; he who cannot is a fool; and he who dares not is a slave.
The mind of a bigot is like the pupil of the eye. The more light you shine on it, the more it will contract.
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Translations for bigot
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- náboženský fanatikCzech
- Fanatikerin, Fanatiker, FrGerman
- φανατικός, μισαλλόδοξοςGreek
- fanático, intoleranteSpanish
- intolérant, fanatique, sectaireFrench
- dalm-bheachdaicheScottish Gaelic
- 완고한 편견 자Korean
- фанатик, мракобесRussian
- nhiệt tinVietnamese
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