What does Dogmatic Mean?

Dogmatic comes from the word dogma, and it means relating to or having characteristics involving acceptable codes or beliefs. It also means basing information on assumptions instead of the actual or that which is observed empirically. Synonyms used for dogmatic, include opinionated, authoritative and overbearing. You can find more information here: http://www.thefreedictionary.com/dogmatic
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