In fact, since the doctrinaire protest of Innocent X.
The word "doctrinaire" has become naturalized in English terminology, as applied, in a slightly contemptuous sense, to a theorist, as distinguished from a practical man of affairs.
None the less, all attempts to win the working men from the doctrinaire Socialists failed.
Royer-Collard as the "doctrinaire" and also as le pere Royer-Collard de la doctrine chretienne.
Joseph was an idealist and a doctrinaire, whose dream was to build up his ideal body politic; the first step toward which was to be the amalgamation of all his dominions into a common state under an absolute sovereign.