What does bigot mean?

Definitions for bigot
ˈbɪg ətbig·ot

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word bigot.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. bigot(noun)

    a prejudiced person who is intolerant of any opinions differing from his own


  1. bigot(Noun)

    One who is obstinately or intolerantly devoted to his or her own opinions and prejudices.

  2. bigot(Noun)

    One who is strongly partial to one's own group, religion, race, or politics and is intolerant of those who differ.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Bigot(noun)

    a hypocrite; esp., a superstitious hypocrite

  2. Bigot(noun)

    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

  3. Bigot(adj)


Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Bigot

    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

  1. bigot

    [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.

How to pronounce bigot?

  1. Alex
    US English

How to say bigot in sign language?

  1. bigot


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of bigot in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of bigot in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Examples of bigot in a Sentence

  1. Andrew Carnegie:

    He that cannot reason is a fool. He that will not is a bigot. He that dare not is a slave.

  2. Sir William Drummond:

    He who will not reason is a bigot he who cannot is a fool and he who dares not is a slave.

  3. Ibrahim Hooper:

    Everyone has a right to be a bigot if they want to, but not on a state-issued license plate.

  4. Sir William Drummond:

    He who will not reason is a bigot; he who cannot is a fool; and he who dares not is a slave.

  5. Oliver Wendell Holmes:

    The mind of a bigot is like the pupil of the eye. The more light you shine on it, the more it will contract.

Images & Illustrations of bigot

  1. bigotbigotbigotbigotbigot

Popularity rank by frequency of use


Translations for bigot

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

Get even more translations for bigot »


Find a translation for the bigot definition in other languages:

Select another language:

  • - Select -
  • Chinese - Simplified 简体中文 (Chinese - Simplified)
  • Chinese - Traditional 繁體中文 (Chinese - Traditional)
  • Spanish Español (Spanish)
  • Esperanto Esperanto (Esperanto)
  • Japanese 日本語 (Japanese)
  • Portuguese Português (Portuguese)
  • German Deutsch (German)
  • Arabic العربية (Arabic)
  • French Français (French)
  • Russian Русский (Russian)
  • Kannada ಕನ್ನಡ (Kannada)
  • Korean 한국어 (Korean)
  • Hebrew עברית (Hebrew)
  • Ukrainian Український (Ukrainian)
  • Urdu اردو (Urdu)
  • Hungarian Magyar (Hungarian)
  • Hindi मानक हिन्दी (Hindi)
  • Indonesian Indonesia (Indonesian)
  • Italian Italiano (Italian)
  • Tamil தமிழ் (Tamil)
  • Turkish Türkçe (Turkish)
  • Telugu తెలుగు (Telugu)
  • Thai ภาษาไทย (Thai)
  • Vietnamese Tiếng Việt (Vietnamese)
  • Czech Čeština (Czech)
  • Polish Polski (Polish)
  • Indonesian Bahasa Indonesia (Indonesian)
  • Romanian Românește (Romanian)
  • Dutch Nederlands (Dutch)
  • Greek Ελληνικά (Greek)
  • Latin Latinum (Latin)
  • Swedish Svenska (Swedish)
  • Danish Dansk (Danish)
  • Finnish Suomi (Finnish)
  • Persian فارسی (Persian)
  • Yiddish ייִדיש (Yiddish)
  • Armenian հայերեն (Armenian)
  • Norwegian Norsk (Norwegian)
  • English English (English)

Discuss these bigot definitions with the community:

Word of the Day

Would you like us to send you a FREE new word definition delivered to your inbox daily?

Please enter your email address:


Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:


"bigot." Definitions.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2019. Web. 23 Aug. 2019. <https://www.definitions.net/definition/bigot>.

Are we missing a good definition for bigot? Don't keep it to yourself...

Free, no signup required:

Add to Chrome

Get instant definitions for any word that hits you anywhere on the web!

Free, no signup required:

Add to Firefox

Get instant definitions for any word that hits you anywhere on the web!

Nearby & related entries:

Alternative searches for bigot:

Thanks for your vote! We truly appreciate your support.