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bigot

noun [C]  /ˈbɪɡ·ət/ us  
a person who has strong, unreasonable ideas, esp. about race or religion, and who thinks anyone who does not have the same beliefs is wrong: Some of the townspeople are bigots who call foreigners terrible names.
bigoted
adjective  /ˈbɪɡ·ə·t̬ɪd/ us  
He was removed from the committee for making bigoted remarks.
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