Day 42 -Doctrinaire (Adjective)

Meaning

  1. Strictly following a theory in all circumstances, even if there are practical problems or people disagree.
  2. Seeking to impose a doctrine in all circumstances without regard to practical considerations.

اصولی

Sentences

  1. He was very much a free thinker, who railed against any sort of doctrinaire approach to politics and problem solving.
  2. What impressed me most was his refusal to be doctrinaire.

synonyms

Dogmatic, Authoritarian

Antonyms

Liberal, Flexible

Root words

Doctrinal