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  • nounintolerance, prejudice
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noun intolerance, prejudice

  • bias
  • discrimination
  • fanaticism
  • injustice
  • racism
  • sexism
  • unfairness
  • dogmatism
  • narrow-mindedness
  • partiality
  • provincialism
  • racialism
  • sectarianism
  • Jim Crowism

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Antonyms for bigotry

  • fairness
  • impartiality
  • broad-mindedness
  • open-mindedness
  • tolerance
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More words related to bigotry

bias

noun . belief in one way; partiality
  • bent
  • bigotry
  • chauvinism
  • disposition
  • favoritism
  • flash
  • head-set
  • illiberality
  • inclination
  • intolerance
  • leaning
  • mind trip
  • mind-set
  • narrowmindedness
  • one-sidedness
  • penchant
  • preconception
  • predilection
  • predisposition
  • preference
  • prejudice
  • prepossession
  • proclivity
  • proneness
  • propensity
  • spin
  • standpoint
  • tendency
  • tilt
  • turn
  • unfairness
  • viewpoint

discrimination

noun . bias
  • bigotry
  • favoritism
  • hatred
  • inequity
  • injustice
  • intolerance
  • partiality
  • prejudice
  • unfairness
  • wrong

fanaticism

noun . overenthusiasm
  • abandonment
  • arbitrariness
  • bias
  • bigotry
  • contumacy
  • dedication
  • devotion
  • dogma
  • enthusiasm
  • extremism
  • faction
  • frenzy
  • hatred
  • illiberality
  • immoderation
  • incorrigibility
  • infatuation
  • injustice
  • intolerance
  • madness
  • monomania
  • obsessiveness
  • obstinacy
  • partiality
  • partisanship
  • passion
  • prejudice
  • rage
  • single-mindedness
  • stubbornness
  • superstition
  • tenacity
  • transport
  • unfairness
  • unreasonableness
  • unruliness
  • violence
  • willfulness
  • zeal
  • zealotry

hypocrisy

noun . deceitfulness, pretense
  • affectation
  • bad faith
  • bigotry
  • cant
  • casuistry
  • deceit
  • deception
  • dishonesty
  • display
  • dissembling
  • dissimulation
  • double-dealing
  • duplicity
  • false profession
  • falsity
  • fraud
  • glibness
  • imposture
  • insincerity
  • irreverence
  • lie
  • lip service
  • mockery
  • pharisaicalness
  • pharisaism
  • phoniness
  • pietism
  • quackery
  • sanctimoniousness
  • sanctimony
  • speciousness
  • unctuousness

intolerance

noun . lack of willingness to tolerate
  • bigotry
  • dogmatism
  • narrow-mindedness
  • prejudice

jaundice

verb . bias
  • bent
  • bigotry
  • chauvinism
  • disposition
  • favoritism
  • flash
  • head-set
  • illiberality
  • inclination
  • intolerance
  • leaning
  • mind trip
  • mind-set
  • narrowmindedness
  • one-sidedness
  • penchant
  • preconception
  • predilection
  • predisposition
  • preference
  • prejudice
  • prepossess
  • prepossession
  • proclivity
  • proneness
  • propensity
  • spin
  • standpoint
  • tendency
  • tilt
  • turn
  • unfairness
  • viewpoint
  • warp
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Word Origin & History

1670s, from French bigoterie “sanctimoniousness,” from bigot (see bigot ).

Example Sentences for bigotry

But infidelity and bigotry are frequently next-door neighbours.

When the schoolteacher’s turn shall come, then let tyranny and bigotry beware.

True, bigotry barked there too, but culture went on its serene course.

But that passion is consistent with narrowness, bigotry, inhumanity.

There’s a thousand years of prejudice and bigotry concentrated in you.

There was but too much of bigotry and persecution on both sides.

His bigotry was, at this moment, disturbed by a visitation of that kind.

You are infected with the bigotry and prejudices of the Anti-slavery advocates.

His religion was hypocrisy, superstition, revenge and bigotry.

Before such a life of toil and prayer, no bigotry could stand.

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bigotry

see definition of bigotry

  • nounintolerance, prejudice
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Synonyms for bigotry

noun intolerance, prejudice

  • bias
  • discrimination
  • fanaticism
  • injustice
  • racism
  • sexism
  • unfairness
  • dogmatism
  • narrow-mindedness
  • partiality
  • provincialism
  • racialism
  • sectarianism
  • Jim Crowism

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Antonyms for bigotry

  • fairness
  • impartiality
  • broad-mindedness
  • open-mindedness
  • tolerance
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the
Philip Lief Group.

More words related to bigotry

bias

noun . belief in one way; partiality
  • bent
  • bigotry
  • chauvinism
  • disposition
  • favoritism
  • flash
  • head-set
  • illiberality
  • inclination
  • intolerance
  • leaning
  • mind trip
  • mind-set
  • narrowmindedness
  • one-sidedness
  • penchant
  • preconception
  • predilection
  • predisposition
  • preference
  • prejudice
  • prepossession
  • proclivity
  • proneness
  • propensity
  • spin
  • standpoint
  • tendency
  • tilt
  • turn
  • unfairness
  • viewpoint

discrimination

noun . bias
  • bigotry
  • favoritism
  • hatred
  • inequity
  • injustice
  • intolerance
  • partiality
  • prejudice
  • unfairness
  • wrong

fanaticism

noun . overenthusiasm
  • abandonment
  • arbitrariness
  • bias
  • bigotry
  • contumacy
  • dedication
  • devotion
  • dogma
  • enthusiasm
  • extremism
  • faction
  • frenzy
  • hatred
  • illiberality
  • immoderation
  • incorrigibility
  • infatuation
  • injustice
  • intolerance
  • madness
  • monomania
  • obsessiveness
  • obstinacy
  • partiality
  • partisanship
  • passion
  • prejudice
  • rage
  • single-mindedness
  • stubbornness
  • superstition
  • tenacity
  • transport
  • unfairness
  • unreasonableness
  • unruliness
  • violence
  • willfulness
  • zeal
  • zealotry

hypocrisy

noun . deceitfulness, pretense
  • affectation
  • bad faith
  • bigotry
  • cant
  • casuistry
  • deceit
  • deception
  • dishonesty
  • display
  • dissembling
  • dissimulation
  • double-dealing
  • duplicity
  • false profession
  • falsity
  • fraud
  • glibness
  • imposture
  • insincerity
  • irreverence
  • lie
  • lip service
  • mockery
  • pharisaicalness
  • pharisaism
  • phoniness
  • pietism
  • quackery
  • sanctimoniousness
  • sanctimony
  • speciousness
  • unctuousness

intolerance

noun . lack of willingness to tolerate
  • bigotry
  • dogmatism
  • narrow-mindedness
  • prejudice

jaundice

verb . bias
  • bent
  • bigotry
  • chauvinism
  • disposition
  • favoritism
  • flash
  • head-set
  • illiberality
  • inclination
  • intolerance
  • leaning
  • mind trip
  • mind-set
  • narrowmindedness
  • one-sidedness
  • penchant
  • preconception
  • predilection
  • predisposition
  • preference
  • prejudice
  • prepossess
  • prepossession
  • proclivity
  • proneness
  • propensity
  • spin
  • standpoint
  • tendency
  • tilt
  • turn
  • unfairness
  • viewpoint
  • warp
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Philip Lief Group.
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Word Origin & History

1670s, from French bigoterie “sanctimoniousness,” from bigot (see bigot ).

Example Sentences for bigotry

But infidelity and bigotry are frequently next-door neighbours.

When the schoolteacher’s turn shall come, then let tyranny and bigotry beware.

True, bigotry barked there too, but culture went on its serene course.

But that passion is consistent with narrowness, bigotry, inhumanity.

There’s a thousand years of prejudice and bigotry concentrated in you.

There was but too much of bigotry and persecution on both sides.

His bigotry was, at this moment, disturbed by a visitation of that kind.

You are infected with the bigotry and prejudices of the Anti-slavery advocates.

His religion was hypocrisy, superstition, revenge and bigotry.

Before such a life of toil and prayer, no bigotry could stand.

.