What does fanatical mean?

Definitions for fanaticalfəˈnæt ɪ kəl

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word fanatical.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. fanatic, fanatical, overzealous, rabid(adj)

    marked by excessive enthusiasm for and intense devotion to a cause or idea

    "rabid isolationist"


  1. fanatical(Adjective)

    having an extreme, irrational zeal or enthusiasm for a specific cause

Webster Dictionary

  1. Fanatical(adj)

    characteristic of, or relating to, fanaticism; fanatic


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of fanatical in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of fanatical in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Efraim Zuroff:

    He was a notorious, fanatical anti-Semite.

  2. Eric Hoffer:

    The opposite of the religious fanatic is not the fanatical atheist but the gentle cynic who cares not whether there is a god or not.

  3. David Kaczynski:

    She really sees each human being as a human being and defines them not in terms of what they may have done or how sick they may be or how fanatical they may be, but through a kind of human core.

  4. Albert Einstein, The World As I See It (autobio, 1934):

    The pursuit of knowledge for its own sake, an almost fanatical love of justice, and the desire for personal independence - these are the features of Jewish tradition that make me thank my stars that I belong to it.

  5. Albert Einstein:

    The fanatical atheists...are like slaves who are still feeling the weight of their chains which they have thrown off after hard struggle. They are creatures who—in their grudge against the traditional 'opium of the people'—cannot bear the music of the spheres.

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