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doctrinaireadjective

uk   /ˌdɒk.trɪˈneər/  us   /ˌdɑːk.trəˈner/ formal disapproving
based on and ​followingfixedbeliefsrather than ​consideringpracticalproblems: He has a ​somewhat doctrinaire ​approach to ​running the ​company.
(Definition of doctrinaire from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “doctrinaire”
in Chinese (Simplified) 教条主义的, 脱离实际的…
in Chinese (Traditional) 教條主義的, 脫離實際的…
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