Skip to definition.
Get the FREE one-click dictionary software for Windows or the iPhone/iPad and Android apps


Adjective: sectarian  sek'teh-ree-un
  1. Of or relating to or characteristic of a sect or sects
    "sectarian differences"
     
  2. Belonging to or characteristic of a sect
    "a sectarian mind"; "the negations of sectarian ideology"; "sectarian squabbles in psychology"
Noun: sectarian  sek'teh-ree-un
  1. A member of a sect
    "most sectarians are intolerant of the views of any other sect";
    - sectary, sectarist

Derived forms: sectarians

See also: denominational, narrow-minded

Type of: bigot

Antonym: nonsectarian

Encyclopedia: Sectarian