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bigot

noun die-hard, doctrinaire, dogmatic theorist, dogmatist, dogmatizer, energumen, extremist, fanatic, infatuate, intolerant, ipse dixit, know-all, know-it-all, monomaniac, opinionated person, opinionist, persecutor, ranter, redneck, rigorist, stickler, stubborn person, zealot
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Asked about Hezbollah's role in aiding the Syrian regime to violently wipe out the pro-democracy movement, Bigot said, "Hezbollah has a lot of activities" and is also "part of Lebanon's government.
To call such persons bigots is not merely inaccurate; it's a conversation-stopper.
The campaign for free trade, for example, brought forth noisy counter-demonstrations both from reactionary nationalists and from mobs disrupting public meetings in the name of the working class, prompting this riposte from the historian: "Whenever I hear bigots who are opposed to all reform, and anarchists who are bent on universal destruction, join in the same cry, I feel certain that it is an absurd and mischievous cry; and surely never was there a cry so absurd and mischievous as this cry against cheap loaves.
Failure to exercise that authority in recruitment, training, supervision, and policies of accountability threatens to place the police, law enforcement agencies, and the public in jeopardy time and again from the bigots of the world.
Coutts said: "Coutts are sponsors only of Stonewall's Writer of the Year Award and have in no way been involved in the judging or support of the Bigot of the Year category.
I AM a committed Christian and I have been offended by the recent Press release being issued to the media by the Deputy Prime Minister's office, effectively saying that those who oppose gay marriage are bigots.
I think that anyone who led a church that refuses to create women bishops and has a serious issue with homosexuality should expect to be labelled a bigot from time to time.
Would that so-called "fans" either of religion or football would learn to live down the name of bigot and live up to the name of loving supporter.
Rather, the ideology of Holocaust denial, transmuted from European bigots into the Arab and Muslim mainstream, where it has come to serve as the great unifier coalescing haters - Arab or Persian, Muslim or Christian or others across every ethnic, religious and ideological line.
At the end of Still A Bigot, Andra won a holiday to Rome.
Bigot directed the former and crafted a rare, truly funny version of Chekhov's comedy.
Billy, 58, said: "The Scottish Press is very bigoted and they try to turn you into a bigot too.