Translation of doctrinaire in Spanish:


doctrinario, adj.

Pronunciation /ˌdɑktrəˈnɛr//ˌdɒktrɪˈnɛː/


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    • He complains that the phrase is ‘too doctrinaire.’
    • Jones was often mistaken for a socialist, although the doctrinaire socialists derided him for his belief in Christian brotherhood and opposition to class warfare.
    • What impressed me most was his refusal to be doctrinaire, his openness to sharp ideas no matter where on the political spectrum they came from.
    • In the 1950's and 1960's, Lincoln became increasingly rigid and doctrinaire, hostile to innovation and change, though no less influential.
    • The markets don't believe it is credible for countries to immolate their economies simply to meet the pact's doctrinaire terms.
    • I don't think he is doctrinaire or ideological in any sense.
    • At this point we must consider a doctrinaire objection.
    • Yet doctrinaire democrats don't seem to give a tinker's toss about placing limits on what a legislature (local or global) can divvy or decide.
    • What advice do you have for conservative students taking non-science classes taught by doctrinaire liberals?
    • Yet, the argument does not come across as ideologically motivated or doctrinaire.
    • They are not concerned with complicated doctrinaire considerations, but with a sure instinct are demanding fundamental solutions.
    • Skepticism, rather than doctrinaire conviction, provides the only appropriate safeguard against human frailty and desire.
    • I think it saddened him to see people obdurate, unwilling to let go of doctrinaire positions instead of facing issues on their merits.
    • It may have been written by a wildly doctrinaire author, whose ideas would be revealed as utterly left-field if placed in a context.
    • In those days of doctrinaire communism, vanity was regarded as a form of capitalist decadence.
    • He had been a Marxist since his early 20s, but his was by no means a rigid, doctrinaire approach.
    • They are also two of the body's most doctrinaire conservatives.
    • Some commentaries are doctrinaire; others are struggling to make sense of what happened and how the case informs theorizing about family therapy.
    • However, he is neither doctrinaire nor derisive toward his opponents.
    • He was very much a free thinker, who railed against any sort of doctrinaire approach to politics and problem solving.