utterly intolerant of any creed, belief, or opinion that differs from one's own.

Nearby words

  1. bigness,
  2. bignonia,
  3. bignoniaceous,
  4. bigorexia,
  5. bigot,
  6. bigotry,
  7. bigtha,
  8. biguanide,
  9. bigwig,
  10. bihar

Origin of bigoted

First recorded in 1635–45; bigot + -ed3

Related formsbig·ot·ed·ly, adverbnon·big·ot·ed, adjectivenon·big·ot·ed·ly, adverbun·big·ot·ed, adjective

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Word Origin and History for bigoted



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

Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper