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noun [C]    /ˈbɪɡ·ət/
a person who has strong, unreasonable ideas, esp. about race or religion, and who thinks anyone who does not have the same beliefs is wrong: Some of the townspeople are bigots who call foreigners terrible names. bigoted    /ˈbɪɡ·ə·t̬ɪd/ adjective He was removed from the committee for making bigoted remarks.
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