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Adjective
Of, or related to, a sect or faction, especially one that is dissenting
“Such a presentation must be scrupulously neutral about private sectarian beliefs held by a group.”
Adjective
Rigidly following the doctrines of a sect or other group
“It allows just so much freedom of thought as is calculated to encourage the doubts natural to such men, while it demands the most sectarian adherence to its exclusive dogmas and practices.”
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Not open to the views or opinions of others
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“Each religion educates its young in a sectarian way, for religionists believe that to learn one specific path is sufficient and necessary.”
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Pertaining to a small town
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Not conforming with accepted or orthodox standards or beliefs
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Following the precepts of a religious practice
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Of or related to a clan
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Relating to a section or group within a community
Noun
One who is devotedly engaged in a sect, cause or mission
“Unlike his predecessor, who was seen as ecumenical, Benedict is seen as a sectarian who will not reach out to other religions.”
Noun
A dissenter or nonconformist, especially one who is a member of a sect
“Mikhaelov established himself at the house of a dissenting sectarian, and undertook the study of the Scriptures and of the dogmas of the sect for the purpose of becoming a sectarian teacher.”
Noun
A person who shows or feels discrimination or prejudice against people of other races, or who believes that a particular race is superior to another
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