Examples of bigot in a Sentence
- "It's scandalous," he said, in the tones once used by Colonel Blimp, Britain's best-loved bigot, who adorned the pages of the Evening Standard throughout the 1930s. —Nicholas Fraser, Harper's, September 1996
- A bigot is a hater, she said. A bigot hates Catholics. A bigot hates Jews. … It's no sin to be poor, she said. It is a sin to be a bigot. Don't ever be one of them. —Pete Hamill, A Drinking Life, 1994
- One had always to be mindful, moreover, that being a black scholar did not exempt one from the humiliations and indignities that a society with more than its share of bigots can heap upon a black person, regardless of education … —John Hope Franklin, "John Hope Franklin: A Life of Learning," 1988, in Race and History, 1989
He was labeled a bigot after making some offensive comments.
an incorrigible bigot who hasn't entertained a new thought in years
Recent Examples of bigot from the Web
With progressive political leaders, the press and universities able to brand implicit-bias deniers as racists, bigots, deplorables and worse, the false science may be settled.
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Keep telling bigots to STFU, but more importantly, stay focused on the most effective ways to achieve progress.
Roy Moore, who won Alabama’s Republican Senate runoff Tuesday, has been portrayed as a showman, firebrand, zealot, bigot, redneck and extremist.
Limousine liberals may think that only bigots would question the bipartisan consensus on mass immigration.
And the bigots, like the cheerleaders, were just warming up.
The issue isn’t simply that a bunch of bigots wrote threatening words on the dorms of five cadets, that’s almost to be expected.
One of them, Mayweather, is a serial abuser of women and the other, McGregor, is a bigot.
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