HyperDic: zealous

English > 1 sense of the word zealous:
ADJECTIVEallzealous, avidmarked by active interest and enthusiasm
zealous > pronunciation
Soundszeh'lahs
Rhymesabacus ... Zacharias: 1164 rhymes with ahs...
English > zealous: 1 sense > adjective 1
Meaningmarked by active interest and enthusiasm.
Synonymavid
BroaderenthusiasticHaving or showing great excitement / excitement and interest
Spanishapasionado, ardiente, ávido, celoso, entusiasta, ferviente, fervoroso
Catalanapassionat, ardent, àvid, entusiasta, fervent, fervorós, zelós
Nounszeala feeling of strong eagerness (usually in favor of a person or cause)
zealexcessive fervor to do something or accomplish some end
Adverbszealouslyin a zealous manner

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