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See definition of sectarian on Dictionary.com
  • adj.narrow-minded, exclusive
  • nounperson who is narrow-minded

synonyms for sectarian

  • factional
  • parochial
  • partisan
  • dissident
  • doctrinaire
  • fanatic
  • limited
  • local
  • nonconformist
  • provincial
  • splinter
  • bigoted
  • clannish
  • cliquish
  • dogmatic
  • fanatical
  • hidebound
  • insular
  • nonconforming
  • rigid
  • schismatic
  • skeptical
  • small-town
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antonyms for sectarian

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  • conforming
  • broad
  • broad-minded
  • liberal
  • nonsectarian
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How to use sectarian in a sentence

Nothing is more dangerous and or more likely to stoke sectarian violence.
I FLED GAZA BUT MY FAMILY REMAINS. WILL THE U.S. STEP UP AND HELP THEM?JEHAD AL-SAFTAWIMAY 18, 2021TIME
Bloodlands, a four-part BBC crime drama that broke ratings records in Northern Ireland and has since been renewed for a second season, awakens the ghosts of that sectarian violence.
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Then sectarian violence rocked the country and tourism all but vanished.
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They called themselves by no sectarian name, nor could they have told to what “party” they belonged.
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She describes him as a dangerous sectarian, a veritable sorcerer, and the evil genius of one of her own relatives.
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This sectarian policy has borne bitter fruit in Ireland, in the alienation of a great mass of the Irish people.
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Let him sit with me here any night on my housetop and he will see the sad effects of sectarian reform and newspaper hysteria.
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Bunyan had a perfect wealth of sectarian scurrility at his command.
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In the matter of religion, Craft Masonry adopted an equally non-sectarian attitude.
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You may sometimes meet with persons who are indeed charitable, but their charity is sectarian.
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WORDS RELATED TO SECTARIAN

  • chauvinist
  • diehard
  • doctrinaire
  • dogmatist
  • enthusiast
  • extremist
  • fanatic
  • fiend
  • maniac
  • monomaniac
  • opinionated person
  • partisan
  • persecutor
  • puritan
  • racist
  • sectarian
  • segregationist
  • sexist
  • stickler
  • superpatriot
  • zealot
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