dogmatist

noun
dog·​ma·​tist | \ ˈdȯg-mə-tist How to pronounce dogmatist (audio) , ˈdäg- \

Definition of dogmatist

: one who dogmatizes

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a dogmatist as far as economics are concerned, he's an unquestioning supporter of the supply-side theory
Recent Examples on the Web But even at its height, this view only gained currency among a very small cohort of sectarian dogmatists. Adolph Reed Jr., The New Republic, "The Myth of Class Reductionism," 25 Sep. 2019 Which brings us to the flaw in this admirable book: Mr. King is a purist and a dogmatist whose tastes, though deep, are freakishly narrow. Evan Eisenberg, WSJ, "‘Lament From Epirus’ Review: Ode on a Grecian Yearn," 24 May 2018 Which brings us to the flaw in this admirable book: Mr. King is a purist and a dogmatist whose tastes, though deep, are freakishly narrow. Evan Eisenberg, WSJ, "‘Lament From Epirus’ Review: Ode on a Grecian Yearn," 24 May 2018

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First Known Use of dogmatist

circa 1547, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of dogmatist was circa 1547

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“Dogmatist.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/dogmatist. Accessed 27 Oct. 2020.

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