- Opinions are meant to be asserted - not in dogmatic, unyielding terms, but in confident terms.
- Against his appeals to observation they opposed dogmatic principles.
- He is a tyrannical, dogmatic and highly narcissistic dictator who has no intentions of going down quietly.
- Example sentences
- Unfortunately, his theory also dogmatically discounts the possibility of radical political change - in which violence and arbitrary power play at most a peripheral role.
- He has become a father for the first time, something which he loves but which plays havoc with his formerly mischievous and dogmatically obtuse attitude to the music industry.
- ‘I don't have to change anything,’ he says dogmatically.
Early 17th century (as a noun denoting a philosopher or physician of a school based on a priori assumptions): via late Latin from Greek dogmatikos, from dogma, dogmat- (see dogma).
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