Definition of bigot in English:
- He's out to put religious bigots in the same moral and legal bracket as racists.
- Justice and decency were the very things the religious bigots of all denominations hated and feared most, as they still do today.
- One inflammatory bumper sticker alleges the religious right are bigots, among other things.
Late 16th century (denoting a superstitious religious hypocrite): from French, of unknown origin.
A bigot first denoted a superstitious religious hypocrite; the immediate source is French but further than that is not known.
Words that rhyme with bigotgigot, Piggott, spigot
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