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enthusiasm

noun [C/U]  us   /ɪnˈθu·ziˌæz·əm/
a feeling of energetic interest in a particular subject or activity and a desire to be involved in it, or a subject that produces such a feeling: [U] I find that I’m losing my enthusiasm for the game. [C] Parents need to share their enthusiasms with their children.
enthusiastic
adjective  us   /ɪnˌθu·ziˈæs·tɪk/
You don’t seem very enthusiastic about the movie.
enthusiastically
adverb  us   /ɪnˌθu·ziˈæs·tɪk·li/
She was welcomed enthusiastically by the crowd.
Translations of “enthusiasm”
in Arabic حَماس…
in Korean 열정…
in Malaysian semangat…
in French enthousiasme…
in Turkish coşku, heyecan, heves…
in Italian entusiasmo…
in Chinese (Traditional) 巨大興趣, 熱情, 熱忱…
in Russian энтузиазм…
in Polish entuzjazm…
in Vietnamese sự nhiệt tình…
in Spanish entusiasmo…
in Portuguese entusiasmo…
in Thai ความกระตือรือร้น…
in German die Begeisterung…
in Catalan entusiasme…
in Japanese 熱意…
in Indonesian semangat…
in Chinese (Simplified) 巨大兴趣, 热情, 热忱…
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