Bigotry vs Illiberalism - What's the difference?

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As nouns the difference between bigotry and illiberalism

is that bigotry is intolerance or prejudice, especially religious or racial; discrimination (against); the characteristic qualities of a bigot while illiberalism is the principle, state or quality of being illiberal.

bigotry

English

Noun

(bigotries)
  • Intolerance or prejudice, especially religious or racial; discrimination (against); the characteristic qualities of a bigot.
  • Members of the Ku Klux Klan practiced extreme bigotry .

    illiberalism

    English

    Noun

    (-)
  • The principle, state or quality of being illiberal.
  • *{{quote-news, 2009, January 25, Timothy Garton Ash, A Liberal Translation, New York Times citation
  • , passage=As the Oxford political theorist Michael Freeden observed, if just one of the necessary components — for example, the free market — dominates, then the result can be illiberalism . }}

    Synonyms

    *illiberality *antiliberalism