Meaning: Excessive intolerance of opposing views

Jun 24, 2016 14:10 IST
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Meaning: Excessive intolerance of opposing views

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The religious zealotry gave rise to the serial bombing in the state.

Pronunciation: zel-uh-tree

Usage/Example: 1. Fueled by religious zealotry, some of them are hill-top youth prevented by security authorities from being in the West Bank (Source: Haaretz)

2. UK Leavers also believe the onerous regulations and bureaucratic zealotry of the EU is a drag on Britain's economy (Source:

3. There was no need for a spectacular exercise of zealotry to point out the weaknesses of the DAO and its suite of governance smart contracts. (Source: CoinDesk)

Synonyms and Antonyms: Zealotry

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