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Definitions for enthusiast
ɛnˈθu ziˌæst, -ɪsten·thu·si·ast

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. enthusiast, partisan, partizannoun

    an ardent and enthusiastic supporter of some person or activity

  2. fancier, enthusiastnoun

    a person having a strong liking for something

Wiktionary

  1. enthusiastnoun

    A person filled with or guided by enthusiasm.

    Etymology: From ecclesiastical Greek , from : see enthusiasm.

  2. enthusiastnoun

    A person exhibiting over-zealous religious fervour.

    Etymology: From ecclesiastical Greek , from : see enthusiasm.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Enthusiastnoun

    one moved or actuated by enthusiasm; as: (a) One who imagines himself divinely inspired, or possessed of some special revelation; a religious madman; a fanatic. (b) One whose mind is wholly possessed and heated by what engages it; one who is influenced by a peculiar; fervor of mind; an ardent and imaginative person

The Foolish Dictionary, by Gideon Wurdz

  1. ENTHUSIAST

    One who preaches four times as much as he believes and believes four times as much as a sane man ought to.

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  1. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'enthusiast' in Nouns Frequency: #2966

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of enthusiast in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of enthusiast in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Examples of enthusiast in a Sentence

  1. Lewis Lapham:

    The figure of the enthusiast who has just discovered jogging or a new way to fix tofu can be said to stand or, more accurately, to tremble on the threshold of conversion, as the representative American.

  2. Roshan Ranjwani:

    Watching the polar bear on top of an iceberg is a dream come true for a photography enthusiast!

  3. Donald Cohen:

    Jeff Sessions is a private prison enthusiast.

  4. Ursula Piech:

    The life of Ferdinand Piech was shaped by his passion for automobiles and for the employees that create them. He remained an enthusiast engineer and car lover until the end.

  5. Sam Chui:

    They provide decent service, they're just using some different equipment, which, as a flight enthusiast, you totally enjoy.

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