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Definitions for intolerant
ɪnˈtɒl ər əntin·tol·er·ant

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. intolerant(adj)

    unwilling to tolerate difference of opinion

  2. illiberal, intolerant(adj)

    narrow-minded about cherished opinions


  1. intolerant(Noun)

    One who is intolerant; a bigot.

  2. intolerant(Adjective)

    Unable or indisposed to tolerate, endure or bear.

  3. intolerant(Adjective)

    Not tolerant; close-minded about new or different ideas. indisposed to tolerate contrary opinions or beliefs; impatient of dissent or opposition; denying or refusing the right of private opinion or choice in others; inclined to persecute or suppress dissent.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Intolerant(adj)

    not enduring; not able to endure

    Etymology: [L. intolerans, -antis: cf. F. intolrant. See In- not, and Tolerant.]

  2. Intolerant(adj)

    not tolerating difference of opinion or sentiment, especially in religious matters; refusing to allow others the enjoyment of their opinions, rights, or worship; unjustly impatient of the opinion of those disagree with us; not tolerant; unforbearing; bigoted

    Etymology: [L. intolerans, -antis: cf. F. intolrant. See In- not, and Tolerant.]

  3. Intolerant(noun)

    an intolerant person; a bigot

    Etymology: [L. intolerans, -antis: cf. F. intolrant. See In- not, and Tolerant.]

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of intolerant in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of intolerant in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of intolerant in a Sentence

  1. Larry Harvey:

    You're free to be you, the only person, the only type of person that wouldn't like it here ultimately, that we'd recommend not come, are intolerant people. They get irritated.

  2. Professor Michael Chikindas .:

    I do not identify myself as anti-Semite. It is my lifelong credo that all people are born equal regardless of their ethnicity, religion and wealth. I am equally intolerant to all forms of racism, without any exclusions, the pictures I shared from other Facebook pages were not removed by the Facebook mediators which made me think they are not violating any rules while raising a question of possible racist nature of Zionism.

  3. Robert Dimeff:

    This is just another fad diet that science does n’t support at this time, especially when it comes to athletic performance, the take home message at this time, whether you’re an athlete or not, is eat whole natural foods and don’t worry about gluten unless you are actually gluten-intolerant.

  4. Francois Marie Arouet Voltaire:

    Of all religions, Christianity is without a doubt the one that should inspire tolerance most, although, up to now, the Christians have been the most intolerant of all men.

  5. Ted Cruz coloring books:

    People and the media attempt to criticize you as somehow intolerant, and yet what is the tolerance that has been demonstrated to you for following a biblical teaching? you have endured the pain, endured the attacks, endured the hatred, that precisely put you where you are here today ... Dick, you talked about not knowing where your friends are. Well let me point out, there are 3,000 Iowans.

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