Islamophobia


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Is·lam·o·pho·bi·a

(ĭs-lä′mə-fō′bē-ə)
n.
Fear, hatred, or mistrust of Muslims or of Islam.

Is·lam′o·phobe′ (ĭs-lä′mə-fōb′) n.
Is·lam′o·pho′bic (ĭs-lä′mə-fō′bĭk) n.

Islamophobia

(ˌɪzlɑːməˈfəʊbɪə)
n
1. (Psychology) hatred or fear of Muslims or of their politics or culture
2. (Government, Politics & Diplomacy) hatred or fear of Muslims or of their politics or culture
ˌIslamoˈphobic adj
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Islamophobia - prejudice against Muslims; "Muslim intellectuals are afraid of growing Islamophobia in the West"
bias, prejudice, preconception - a partiality that prevents objective consideration of an issue or situation
Translations

Islamophobia

[ɪzˌlɑːməʊˈfəʊbɪə] Nislamofobia f

Islamophobia

[ˌɪzlɑːməˈfəʊbiə] nislamophobie f

islamophobia

nIslamophobie f
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The OIC will highlight its efforts in addressing terrorism and Islamophobia, including campaigns on social media, creating a journalists' guide for covering terrorism and holding seminars on countering Islamophobia in Western media.
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Turkish Parliament will study the causes of Islamophobia in Europe, Turkish media reported Jan.
ISLAMOPHOBIA represents a form of racism mixed with cultural intolerance as a whole, rather than simply intolerance of Muslims and Islam, according to a paper from a Rice University sociologist.
More than 700 Muslim, Christian and Jewish leaders from around the world gathered in the Capital to address the issue of Islamophobia and what steps governments are taking to tackle the "extreme issue".
The Cardiff branch of Muslim Engagement and Development (Mend) is holding the event at Caerphilly Leisure Centre on Tuesday as part of Islamophobia Awareness Month.
The report on Islamophobia, produced by think tank the Runnymede Trust, found that Muslims face huge disadvantages in the jobs market, despite more Muslims going to university than ever, including more Muslim women graduates than men.
The report on Islamophobia, produced by thinktank the Runnymede Trust, finds that Muslims face huge disadvantages in the jobs market, despite more Muslims going to university than ever - including more Muslim women graduates than men.