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sectarianism

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Synonyms and Antonyms of sectarianism

  1. stubborn or intolerant adherence to one's opinions or prejudices an ideological sectarianism that prevented the political party from ever being anything more than a fringe group Synonyms of sectarianism dogmatism, illiberalism, illiberality, illiberalness, intolerance, intolerantness, narrow-mindedness, opinionatedness, partisanship, bigotry, small-mindednessWords Related to sectarianism conservatism, reactionaryism; insularism, insularity, parochialism, provincialismNear Antonyms of sectarianism progressiveness, progressivismAntonyms of sectarianism broad-mindedness, liberalism, liberality, open-mindedness, tolerance


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