Pronunciation of Sectarian
/sɛktˈe͡əɹi͡ən/, /sɛktˈeəɹiən/, /s_ɛ_k_t_ˈeə_ɹ_iə_n/
Antonyms for sectarian:
Synonyms for sectarian:
separationist, rebel, separatist.
narrow-minded, exclusive (adjective)
pagan, Fetishistic, heathen, unorthodox, atheistic, idolatrous, non-believing, bohemian, dissenting, barbarous, unscriptural, iconoclastic, pantheistic, heterodox, nonconforming, nonreligious, heretic, factional, non-Christian, unchristian, demonical, nonorthodox, animalistic.
person who is narrow-minded (noun)
separationist, schismatic, separatist, Sectary.
Usage examples for sectarian:
- There was to be no sectarian theology. - "The Reign of Law A Tale of the Kentucky Hemp Fields", James Lane Allen.
- His progress, however, was somewhat checked by sectarian jealousy; for, when Athanasius was deposed by Constantius, Frumentius was recalled to receive again his orders and his opinions from the new patriarch. - "History Of Egypt From 330 B.C. To The Present Time, Volume 11 (of 12)", S. Rappoport.
- He hoped we would vote in no spirit of sectarian or partisan bitterness, but as impartial citizens jealous only for the common weal; at the same time he was not in favour of letting down the Squire, Sir Felix Felix- Williams, too easily. - "Wandering Heath", Sir Arthur Thomas Quiller-Couch.