Definition of “dogmatist” - English Dictionary

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“dogmatist” in British English

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dogmatistnoun [ C ]

uk /ˈdɒɡ.mə.tɪst/ us /ˈdɑːɡ.mə.t̬ɪst/ disapproving

Examples from literature

  • Every man, probably, is by instinct a dogmatist. 
  • Is it necessary to say more to convince even a dogmatist? 
  • Nature confutes the sceptics, and reason confutes the dogmatists. 
  • The dogmatists have been trying to answer this objection ever since the world began. 
  • These dogmatists have given rise to much hypocrisy. 

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