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Meaning of “zealous” in the English Dictionary

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

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 us   /ˈzel·əs/
enthusiastic and ​eager: He ​thought the ​reporters were too zealous in ​theirattempts to get into the ​event.
(Definition of zealous from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “zealous”
in Chinese (Simplified) 热情的, 狂热的…
in Turkish çok gayretli aşırı düşkün, çok istekli…
in Russian ревностный, усердный…
in Chinese (Traditional) 熱情的, 狂熱的…
in Polish żarliwy…
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