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enthusiasmnoun

uk   /ɪnˈθjuː.zi.æz.əm/ us   /ɪnˈθuː.zi.æz.əm/
B2 [U] a feeling of energetic interest in a particular subject or activity and an eagerness to be involved in it: One of the good things about teaching young children is their enthusiasm. After the accident he lost his enthusiasm for the sport. I just can't work up (= start to feel) any enthusiasm for the whole project.
[C] a subject or activity that interests you very much: One of his greatest enthusiasms was yoga.

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(Definition of enthusiasm from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"enthusiasm" in American English

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enthusiasmnoun [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.
(Definition of enthusiasm from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “enthusiasm”
in Korean 열정…
in Arabic حَماس…
in Malaysian semangat…
in French enthousiasme…
in Russian энтузиазм…
in Chinese (Traditional) 巨大興趣, 熱情, 熱忱…
in Italian entusiasmo…
in Turkish coşku, heyecan, heves…
in Polish entuzjazm…
in Spanish entusiasmo…
in Vietnamese sự nhiệt tình…
in Portuguese entusiasmo…
in Thai ความกระตือรือร้น…
in German die Begeisterung…
in Catalan entusiasme…
in Japanese 熱意…
in Chinese (Simplified) 巨大兴趣, 热情, 热忱…
in Indonesian semangat…
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