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Definition of Bigot

Bigot

  1. A hypocrite; esp., a superstitious hypocrite.
  2. 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. Bigoted.

Bigot Quotations

There is nothing more dangerous than the conscience of a bigot.
George Bernard Shaw

Being no bigot myself, I am disposed to indulge the professors of Christianity in the church that road to heaven which to them shall seem the most direct, plainest, easiest and least liable to exception.
George Washington

We call a man a bigot or a slave of dogma because he is a thinker who has thought thoroughly and to a definite end.
Gilbert K. Chesterton

Bigot: One who is obstinately and zealously attached to an opinion that you do not entertain.
Ambrose Bierce

He that cannot reason is a fool. He that will not is a bigot. He that dare not is a slave.
Andrew Carnegie
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Bigot Translations

bigot in French is bigot
bigot in Norwegian is fanatiker
bigot in Spanish is intolerante

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