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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.Unpleasant people in generalUnpleasant men
bigoted
adjective uk   /ˈbɪɡ.ə.tɪd/ us    /-t̬ɪd/
She's so bigoted that she refuses to accept anyone who doesn't think like her.Narrow-minded
bigotry
noun [U] uk   /ˈbɪɡ.ə.tri/ us  
religious/racial bigotryNarrow-minded
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