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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Great excitement for or interest in a subject or cause.

Usage examples (36)
  • enthusiasm with error is more acceptable than indifference with perfection.
  • enthusiasm for his program is growing
  • Your kind of enthusiasm is good for my soul I tell you!
  • They show that, quite understandably, the enthusiasm is accompanied by uncertainty. for more
Tutoring comment
  • The Greek origin of this word means inspired by a god.
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