(noun) Extreme intolerance of another person’s beliefs and opinions particularly racial or religious.
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- Plural: bigotries
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- A (noun) bigot is an individual that practices bigotry and is (adjective) bigoted while viewing differing opinions (adverb) bigotedly.
- Levin, Jack. 2010. The Violence of Hate: Confronting Racism, Anti-Semitism, and Other Forms of Bigotry. Boston, MA: Pearson Allyn and Bacon.
- Macedo, Donaldo Pereira, and Lilia I. Bartolomé. 2001. Dancing with Bigotry: Beyond the Politics of Tolerance. New York: Palgrave.
- Pietila, Antero. 2010. Not in My Neighborhood: How Bigotry Shaped a Great American City. Chicago: Ivan R. Dee.