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fəˈnæt ɪ kəlfa·nat·i·cal

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. fanatic, fanatical, overzealous, rabidadjective

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

    "rabid isolationist"

Wiktionary

  1. fanaticaladjective

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

Webster Dictionary

  1. Fanaticaladjective

    characteristic of, or relating to, fanaticism; fanatic

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Numerology

  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

Examples of fanatical in a Sentence

  1. Eric Hoffer:

    Passionate hatred can give meaning and purpose to an empty life. Thus people haunted by the purposelessness of their lives try to find a new content not only by dedicating themselves to a holy cause but also by nursing a fanatical grievance. A mass movement offers them unlimited opportunities for both.

  2. Ehsan Sehgal:

    Fanaticism is the disease of religion and politics. It is very hard to treat and cure the fanatic, to remove the fanatical virus from its mind. Such people also suffer from hate, jealousy, lack of senses, and a complex, and are the danger for the entire humanity.

  3. Robert H. Jackson:

    In our country are evangelists and zealots of many different political, economic and religious persuasions whose fanatical conviction is that all thought is divinely classified into two kinds -- that which is their own and that which is false and dangerous.

  4. Efraim Zuroff:

    He was a notorious, fanatical anti-Semite.

  5. David Kaczynski:

    During a time when the world was focused on my brother as a monster, she was able to see him as a human being and provide him with that kind of human contact and emotional support at a time when he had very little sympathy from anyone, 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.

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