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intolerance

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stubborn or intolerant adherence to one's opinions or prejudices
  • a group whose mission is to oppose intolerance and extremism

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The first known use of intolerance was in 1765

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“Intolerance.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/intolerance. Accessed 5 Oct. 2022.

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