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uk   /fəˈnæt.ɪ.kəl/ us   /fəˈnæt̬.ɪ.kəl/
adverb uk   /fəˈnæt.ɪ.kəl.i/ us   /fəˈnæt̬.ɪ.kəl.i/
The band has a fanatically loyal following.
noun [U] uk   /fəˈnæt.ɪ.sɪ.zəm/ us   /fəˈnæt̬.ɪ.sɪ.zəm/
religious fanaticism
(Definition of fanatical from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “fanatical”
in Chinese (Simplified) 狂热的, 入迷的…
in Chinese (Traditional) 狂熱的, 著迷的…
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