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[big-uh-tid] /ˈbɪg ə tɪd/
utterly intolerant of any creed, belief, or opinion that differs from one's own.
Origin of bigoted
First recorded in 1635-45; bigot + -ed3
Related forms
bigotedly, adverb
nonbigoted, adjective
nonbigotedly, adverb
unbigoted, adjective
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See intolerant. Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2017.
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  • His Whiggism is so bigoted, and his Christianity so fierce, that he almost disgusts one with two very good things!'

    Hugh Miller William Keith Leask
  • That was his fault; he was as good and charitable a man as ever lived, but he was bigoted.

    Allan's Wife H. Rider Haggard
  • My poor country must suffer long before she can overcome the opposition of bigoted loyalty.

  • You do not regard that bigoted Englishwoman as a companion, do you?

    Long Live the King Mary Roberts Rinehart
  • And Isabella might have had a similar cognomen, had not the Spaniards continued as bloody as her age and as bigoted as herself.

Word Origin and History for bigoted

1640s, from bigot (q.v.).

Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper
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