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  • self-opinionatedness — noun see self opinionated …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • self-opinionated — adjective Date: 1656 1. conceited 2. stubbornly holding to one s own opinion ; opinionated • self opinionatedness noun …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • bigotry — Synonyms and related words: Anglophobia, Russophobia, Sabbatarianism, abhorrence, abomination, anti Semitism, antipathy, authoritarianism, aversion, balkiness, bias, bibliolatry, blind side, blind spot, blinders, bullheadedness, closed mind,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • dogmatism — Synonyms and related words: Sabbatarianism, balkiness, bibliolatry, bigotry, blindness, bullheadedness, deafness, determination, doggedness, dogmaticalness, evangelicalism, fanaticism, fixed mind, fundamentalism, hardheadedness, headstrongness,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • positivism — Synonyms and related words: Marxism, animalism, atomism, behaviorism, bigotry, commonsense realism, dialectical materialism, dogmaticalness, dogmatism, down to earthness, earthiness, earthliness, empiricism, epiphenomenalism, freedom from… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • egoism — n. 1 an ethical theory that treats self interest as the foundation of morality. 2 systematic selfishness. 3 self opinionatedness. 4 = EGOTISM. Derivatives: egoist n. egoistic adj. egoistical adj. Etymology: F eacutegoiumlsme ult. f. mod.L… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Obstinacy — (Roget s Thesaurus) < N PARAG:Obstinacy >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 obstinateness obstinateness &c. >Adj. Sgm: N 1 obstinacy obstinacy tenacity Sgm: N 1 cussedness cussedness =>(U.S.) Sgm: N 1 perseverance perseverance &c. 604a …   English dictionary for students

  • Confucianism — Confucianist, n., adj. /keuhn fyooh sheuh niz euhm/, n. the system of ethics, education, and statesmanship taught by Confucius and his disciples, stressing love for humanity, ancestor worship, reverence for parents, and harmony in thought and… …   Universalium

  • Kleśā — Buddhist term fontsize=100% pi= kilesa sa= kleśa, klesha en= defilement, poison ja= 煩悩 th= กิเลสIn Buddhism, kilesa (Pali; Sanskrit: kleśa or klesha ) is typically translated as defilement or poison. In early Buddhist texts, kilesa generally… …   Wikipedia

  • conceitedness — n. Vanity, conceit, egotism, opinionatedness, self conceit, self complacency, self sufficiency, priggery, priggishness, priggism …   New dictionary of synonyms

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