- a person who asserts his or her opinions in an unduly positive or arrogant manner; a dogmatic person.
- a person who lays down dogmas.
Origin of dogmatist
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Examples from the Web for dogmatist
The dogmatist has called the great Emancipator a compromiser.
The dogmatist gave a voice to the thoughts which the sight of the picture had awakened.Zanoni
Edward Bulwer Lytton
I think this is not all fancy, yet I would not speak with the assurance of the dogmatist.Our Bird Comrades
Leander S. (Leander Sylvester) Keyser
You were in danger of becoming a dogmatist, but you are too much of a man for that.A Pessimist
To argue from it would be to commit the very fault so often imputed to the dogmatist.Lux Mundi
- a dogmatic person
- a person who formulates dogmas
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