Meaning of “zealous” in the English Dictionary

"zealous" in English

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zealousadjective

uk /ˈzel.əs/ us /ˈzel.əs/
zealously
adverb uk /ˈzel.əs.li/ us /ˈzel.əs.li/
zealousness
noun [ U ] uk /ˈzel.əs.nəs/ us /ˈzel.əs.nəs/

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

"zealous" in American English

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zealousadjective

us /ˈzel·əs/

enthusiastic and eager:

He thought the reporters were too zealous in their attempts to get into the event.

(Definition of “zealous” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)