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Synonyms for sectarian
sɛkˈtɛər i ənsec·tar·i·an

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  1. sectarian

    Synonyms:
    party, schismatical, narrow, bigoted, exclusive, denominational, divisional, intolerant

    Antonyms:
    broad, catholic, comprehensive, tolerant, latitudinarian, indifferent, universal

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  1. sectarian, sectary, sectaristadjective

    a member of a sect

    "most sectarians are intolerant of the views of any other sect"

    Synonyms:
    sectary, sectarist

    Antonyms:
    oecumenical, interdenominational, ecumenic, undenominational, ecumenical, nonsectarian, oecumenic, nondenominational, unsectarian, interchurch

  2. sectarianadjective

    of or relating to or characteristic of a sect or sects

    "sectarian differences"

    Antonyms:
    ecumenical, undenominational, interdenominational, ecumenic, oecumenical, nonsectarian, unsectarian, interchurch, oecumenic, nondenominational

  3. sectarianadjective

    belonging to or characteristic of a sect

    "a sectarian mind"; "the negations of sectarian ideology"- Sidney Hook; "sectarian squabbles in psychology"

    Antonyms:
    nondenominational, interdenominational, undenominational, oecumenic, unsectarian, ecumenic, nonsectarian, ecumenical, interchurch, oecumenical

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  1. sectariannoun

    Synonyms:
    sectary, partisan

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  1. sectarianadjective

    Synonyms:
    denominational

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How to use sectarian in a sentence?

  1. Muhammad Osman Farruk:

    This has further heightened the need for the government of the day to rise above all partisan and sectarian considerations and reach out to all sections of the people to forge national unity and reconciliation.

  2. Sheikh Sabah:

    You have foiled the desperate attempt and satanic attitudes of the plotters and perpetrators of this condemned crime to inflame divisions and stir sectarian tensions and divide the unity of the Kuwaiti society, the international community should exert all their effort to avert and take legal action to dry up [ terrorism ] from its waters so countries and nations live in peace and security.

  3. Katherine Zimmerman:

    This is certainly the opening of ISIS trying to exploit and it’s trying to drive Yemen’s conflict toward a fully sectarian conflict.

  4. State John Kerry:

    We have to acknowledge in all quarters of leadership that the plagues of violent extremism, greed, lust for power and sectarian exploitation often find their nourishment where governments are fragile and leaders are incompetent or dishonest.

  5. Iranian President Hassan Rouhani:

    Everybody is happy except the Zionists, the warmongers who are fuelling sectarian war among the Islamic nation, and the hardliners in the U.S. congress.


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