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adjective     /fəˈnæt.ɪ.kəl/ US  /-ˈnæt̬-/
describes someone whose admiration for something is considered to be extreme or unreasonable: His enthusiasm for aerobics was almost fanatical. Gary's fanatical about football.Excited, interested and enthusiastic fanatically     /-i/ adverb The band has a fanatically loyal British following.Excited, interested and enthusiastic fanaticism     /-sɪ.zəm/ noun [U] Excitement, interest, energy and enthusiasm
(Definition of fanatical adjective from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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