What does the word bigotry mean?

Usage examples for bigotry

  1. Rowland read in the young man's elastic Italian mask a profound consciousness of all this; and as he found there also a record of other curious things- of pride, of temper, of bigotry, of an immense heritage of more or less aggressive traditions- he reflected that the matrimonial conjunction of his two companions might be sufficiently prolific in incident. – Roderick Hudson by Henry James
  2. But what is meant by bigotry, that we should regard it as a blemish in a priest? – Father Damien an Open Letter to the Reverend Dr. Hyde of Honolulu by Robert Louis Stevenson