Definition of bigot noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



BrE BrE//ˈbɪɡət//
; NAmE NAmE//ˈbɪɡət//
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a person who has very strong, unreasonable beliefs or opinions about race, religion or politics and who will not listen to or accept the opinions of anyone who disagrees a religious/racial bigot See related entries: Race Word Origin late 16th cent. (denoting a superstitious religious hypocrite): from French, of unknown origin.
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