Definition of bigoted in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈbiɡədəd/


Having or revealing an obstinate belief in the superiority of one’s own opinions and a prejudiced intolerance of the opinions of others: a bigoted group of reactionaries a thoughtless and bigoted article
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  • In walks your relocation consultant with a clip file, revealing an intolerant, homophobic, bigoted county commission.
  • He was not a harmless old drunk, but a bigoted, racist reactionary who made a fortune from the oil industry.
  • Anyone who disagrees with this philosophy is bigoted, biased, sexist, and/or closed-minded.
prejudiced, biased, partial, one-sided, sectarian, discriminatory;
opinionated, dogmatic, intolerant, narrow-minded, blinkered, illiberal;
warped, twisted, distorted

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Syllabification: big·ot·ed

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