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bigot

noun [C] uk   /ˈbɪɡ.ət/ disapproving us  
a person who has strong, unreasonable beliefs and who thinks that anyone who does not have the same beliefs is wrong: a religious bigot He was known to be a loud-mouthed, opinionated bigot.
bigoted
adjective uk   /ˈbɪɡ.ə.tɪd/ us    /-t̬ɪd/
She's so bigoted that she refuses to accept anyone who doesn't think like her.
bigotry
noun [U] uk   /ˈbɪɡ.ə.tri/ us  
religious/racial bigotry
Translations of “bigot”
in Spanish fanático…
in French bigot…
in German der/die Fanatiker(in)…
in Chinese (Traditional) 偏執的人,固執己見的人…
in Russian фанатик…
in Turkish bağnaz, darkafalı kimse…
in Chinese (Simplified) 偏执的人,固执己见的人…
in Polish dewot/ka, bigot/ka, fanaty-k/czka…
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