Meaning of “sectarian” in the English Dictionary

"sectarian" in British English

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sectariannoun [ C ], adjective

uk /sekˈteə.ri.ən/ us /sekˈter.i.ən/ mainly disapproving

(Definition of “sectarian” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"sectarian" in American English

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sectarianadjective [ not gradable ]

us /sekˈteər·i·ən/

relating to a sect, or happening between sects:

sectarian fighting

(Definition of “sectarian” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)