dogmatist


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dog·ma·tist

 (dôg′mə-tĭst, dŏg′-)
n.
1. An arrogantly assertive person.
2. One who expresses or sets forth dogma.

dogmatist

(ˈdɒɡmətɪst)
n
1. a dogmatic person
2. a person who formulates dogmas

dog•ma•tist

(ˈdɔg mə tɪst, ˈdɒg-)

n.
1. a person who asserts opinions dogmatically.
2. a person who issues dogmas.
[1535–45; < Medieval Latin]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.dogmatist - a stubborn person of arbitrary or arrogant opinions
drumbeater, partisan, zealot - a fervent and even militant proponent of something
Translations
dogmatikus

dogmatist

[ˈdɒgmətɪst] Ndogmático/a m/f

dogmatist

[ˈdɒgmətɪst] n (= person) → dogmatique mfdo-gooder [ˌduːˈguːdər] n (pejorative)bonne âme fdog paddle
nnage f du chien
to do the dog paddle → faire la nage du chien
vifaire la nage du chien
References in classic literature ?
Now, Felix," said Angel drily, "we are very good friends, you know; each of us treading our allotted circles; but if it comes to intellectual grasp, I think you, as a contented dogmatist, had better leave mine alone, and inquire what has become of yours.
You are a sheer dogmatist, and that's what makes it so marvellous.
Well, you lived an obstinate dogmatist, and you mean to die one," said Summerlee sourly.
A dogmatist asserts an epistemic dependence relation at some level or other that something makes for knowledge or justification.
While a dogmatist might, in fact, be correct, while I am in error, the fact that dogmatists insulate their errors from correction means that I have, all else being equal, more reason to suspect dogmatists of error than those who are open to at least the possibility of correction.
In the face of the inscrutable mysteries of providential design, he is not an idealist, a dogmatist, a radical skeptic, or a nihilist.
Me, being a dogmatist, asked my professor what the rules of the game were.
The dogmatist is the negative counterpart of the ideal epistemic and discursive agent described above.
A modernist dogmatist, Fried buttresses the intent of modernist art to reject all external references and becomes self-referential.