Dogma - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈdɔːɡmə|  American pronunciation of the word dogma
Brit.  |ˈdɒɡmə|  British pronunciation of the word dogma

noun

- a religious doctrine that is proclaimed as true without proof (syn: tenet)
- a doctrine or code of beliefs accepted as authoritative

he believed all the Marxist dogma

Examples

These new findings challenge the current dogma in the field.

...the Catholic dogma of the bodily assumption of the Virgin Mary...

he believed all the Marxist dogma

I cannot accept the dogma of this church

Word forms

noun
singular: dogma
plural: dogmas
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