Definition of dogmatism in English:

dogmatism

Line breaks: dog¦ma|tism
Pronunciation: /ˈdɒgmətɪz(ə)m
 
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noun

[mass noun]

Derivatives

dogmatist

noun
More example sentences
  • If he means the dispute over evolution, it is usually the Darwinian dogmatists who oppose free intellectual inquiry in the schools.
  • While the academy is not free of dogmatists, it nonetheless rejects dogmatism because it represents the end of thinking.
  • They don't organise like a communist party and their world view is radically different from that of the stodgy dogmatists of the past.

Origin

early 17th century: via French from medieval Latin dogmatismus, from Latin dogma (see dogma).

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