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dogmatism

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of dogmatism

  1. stubborn or intolerant adherence to one's opinions or prejudices <a man much given to inflexible dogmatism when it came to the role of government in regulating the economy> Synonyms bigotry, illiberalism, illiberality, illiberalness, intolerance, intolerantness, narrow-mindedness, opinionatedness, partisanship, sectarianism, small-mindednessRelated Words conservatism, reactionaryism; insularism, insularity, parochialism, provincialismNear Antonyms progressiveness, progressivismAntonyms broad-mindedness, liberalism, liberality, open-mindedness, tolerance





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