Definitions for zealousˈzɛl əs

This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word zealous

Princeton's WordNet

  1. avid, zealous(adj)

    marked by active interest and enthusiasm

    "an avid sports fan"

Wiktionary

  1. zealous(Adjective)

    Full of zeal; ardent, fervent; exhibiting enthusiasm or strong passion.

  2. Origin: From ζήλος, from ζηλόω.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Zealous(adj)

    filled with, or characterized by, zeal; warmly engaged, or ardent, in behalf of an object

  2. Zealous(adj)

    filled with religious zeal

  3. Origin: [LL. zelosus. See Zeal.]

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of zealous in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of zealous in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. William Shakespeare:

    When holy and devout religious men Are at their beads, 'tis hard to draw them thence So sweet is zealous contemplation.

  2. Judge Garaufis ':

    This interaction between the( MasterCard) settlement and the( Amex) settlement agreement illustrates why Friedman's apparent collaboration with Keila Ravelo is so troubling, friedman's ability to be a zealous advocate for the class was compromised by his collaboration with counsel for MasterCard, an entity with interests divergent to those of the class ; there is reason to be concerned that he was not acting solely in the class's interests when he, teamed with Keila Ravelo, engaged in settlement negotiations and decision-making.

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