UnivSource.com - Your Most Comprehensive Source for Information on Universities
  Web UnivSource.com

You're Here : UnivSource Home > Vocabulary Builder (Beta Version)

The current version of the vocabulary builder covers over 2720 words & is useful for students preparing for academic English examinations such as SAT, GRE, GMAT, etc. Now you can also listen to the pronunciation of words. - Refer a Friend.

SocialTwist Tell-a-Friend

dogmatic (adj) too sure of one's opinions and beliefs.

A person is dogmatic when they are too certain of their opinions being always correct and insists that others accept them, in spite of evidences to the contrary. They refuse even to consider others' opinions, let alone accept them. If you are dogmatic that schooling should begin at the age of seven years instead of at the age of five, you insist that it is correct and any other opinion is wrong. If people insist that religious instruction should form part of the curriculum, they are dogmatic about it.

  • Some educationists are dogmatic that what is learnt the hard way alone is worth learning. They feel that anything learnt with ease and without tears, is not at all useful.
  • Some are dogmatic even today that Darwinism, being against what is stated in the Bible, should not be taught to young minds at schools.
Useful Links
Download Our iPhone App
Download Our Android App
Earn Your Degree Online
Earn Your Art & Design Degree Online
Earn Your Business Degree Online
Earn Your Culinary Degree Online
Earn Your Education Degree Online
Earn Your Health Care Degree Online
Earn Your Law & Justice Degree Online
Earn Your Psychology Degree Online
Earn Your Technicians Degree Online
Earn Your Technology Degree Online
US Universities by Name
US Universities by Program
US Universities by State
Canadian Universities by Name
Canadian Universities by Region

Last Modified : 11-May 2009
Best viewed with 1024 x 768 resolution & Microsoft Internet Explorer