What does enthusiastic mean?

Definitions for enthusiastic
ɛnˌθu ziˈæs tɪken·thu·si·as·tic

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. enthusiasticadjective

    having or showing great excitement and interest

    "enthusiastic crowds filled the streets"; "an enthusiastic response"; "was enthusiastic about taking ballet lessons"


  1. enthusiasticadjective

    With zealous fervor; excited, motivated

Webster Dictionary

  1. Enthusiasticadjective

    alt. of Enthusiastical

  2. Enthusiasticnoun

    an enthusiast; a zealot

Editors Contribution

  1. Enthusiastic

    To have enthusiasm.

    You could feel the sense of enthusiasm emulating from the people who attended the meeting.

    Submitted by MaryC on February 15, 2020  

British National Corpus

  1. Adjectives Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'enthusiastic' in Adjectives Frequency: #776

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of enthusiastic in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of enthusiastic in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Examples of enthusiastic in a Sentence

  1. Avery Silman:

    We’re seeing success and people are enthusiastic. Customers are enthusiastic and that’s why they hate us, this is what I do. This is my passion. I’m a comic book lifer.

  2. Thomas Lane Butts:

    She's helped a lot of young people and no one even knows about it, she always has been very enthusiastic about the education of young people, particularly at Methodist colleges.

  3. Joseph Dunford:

    We had a proposal that we're working on with the Russians right now, i won't share the details, but my sense is that the Russians are as enthusiastic as we are to de-conflict operations and ensure that we can continue to take the campaign to ISIS and ensure the safety of our personnel.

  4. Vincent Reinhart:

    We have made all the easy wins of reopening, and the plain fact is the virus is catching up with us. So there is some cooling ... economists got a little over-enthusiastic.

  5. Elizabeth Rodgers:

    Elizabeth Rowe sees this as a wonderful opportunity for the BSO to make a positive stand on the right side of one of the most critical social issues of the day, elizabeth Rowe has always been an enthusiastic advocate for The BSO and The BSO mission, and Elizabeth Rowe wants to be part of a positive story that reflects well on the organization.

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