dogma Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

Meaning of “dogma” in the English Dictionary

"dogma" in British English

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dogmanoun [C or U]

uk   /ˈdɒɡ.mə/  us   /ˈdɑːɡ-/ disapproving
a ​fixed, ​especiallyreligious, ​belief or set of ​beliefs that ​people are ​expected to ​accept without any ​doubts
(Definition of dogma from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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dogmanoun [C/U]

 us   /ˈdɔɡ·mə, ˈdɑɡ-/
a ​fixedbelief or set of ​beliefs that ​people are ​expected to ​accept without any ​doubts: [U] liberal/​conservative dogma
(Definition of dogma from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “dogma”
in Spanish dogma…
in Vietnamese giáo điều…
in Malaysian ajaran…
in Thai หลักศาสนา…
in French dogme…
in German das Dogma…
in Chinese (Simplified) (尤指宗教的)教义,教条,信条…
in Turkish sorgulamadan kabul edilen inançlar manzumesi…
in Russian догма, убеждение…
in Indonesian dogma…
in Chinese (Traditional) (尤指宗教的)教義,教條,信條…
in Polish dogmat…
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