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Synonyms for enthusiastic
ɛnˌθu ziˈæs tɪken·thu·si·as·tic

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Wiktionary3.6 / 5 votes

  1. enthusiasticadjective


  2. enthusiasticadjective

    With zealous fervor; excited, motivated


English Synonyms and Antonyms4.0 / 3 votes

  1. enthusiastic

    One is eager who impatiently desires to accomplish some end; one is earnest with a desire that is less impatient, but more deep, resolute, and constant; one is anxious with a desire that foresees rather the pain of disappointment than the delight of attainment. One is eager for the gratification of any appetite or passion; he is earnest in conviction, purpose, or character. Eager usually refers to some specific and immediate satisfaction, earnest to something permanent and enduring; the patriotic soldier is earnest in his devotion to his country, eager for a decisive battle.

    animated, anxious, ardent, burning, desirous, eager, earnest, fervent, glowing, hot, impatient, impetuous, importunate, intense, intent, keen, longing, vehement, yearning, zealous

    apathetic, calm, careless, cold, cool, dispassionate, frigid, heedless, indifferent, negligent, phlegmatic, purposeless, regardless, stolid, stony, stupid, unconcerned, uninterested, unmindful, unmoved

    Eager for (more rarely after) favor, honor, etc.; eager in pursuit.

Princeton's WordNet5.0 / 2 votes

  1. enthusiasticadjective

    having or showing great excitement and interest

    "enthusiastic crowds filled the streets"; "an enthusiastic response"; "was enthusiastic about taking ballet lessons"

    cold, unenthusiastic, halfhearted, half-hearted, tepid, lukewarm

Editors Contribution1.5 / 2 votes

  1. ebullient

    enthusiastic, animated

    Submitted by acronimous on January 11, 2018  

Dictionary of English Synonymes0.0 / 0 votes

  1. enthusiasticadjective

    fanatical, bigoted

  2. enthusiasticadjective

    visionary, extravagant

  3. enthusiasticadjective

    ardent, earnest, vehement, zealous, fervent, fervid, burning, flaming, glowing, passionate, impassioned

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words4.0 / 1 vote

  1. enthusiasticadjective

    eager, zealous, fanatical, fervent, impassioned

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  1. Paul Shantic:

    I think people are somewhat enthusiastic about the market, but the only pause we have is to make sure the dedication is there on both sides, i do think some of these first deals will stimulate more deals.

  2. Avery Silman:

    We’re seeing success and people are enthusiastic. Customers are enthusiastic and that’s why they hate us, this is what I do. This is my passion. I’m a comic book lifer.

  3. Marianne Martin:

    We didn't have the financial support that we have now, so you bring dedicated, enthusiastic sponsors in... that are going to stand behind it and financially and technically support the event, keep it going, keep the media involved and let people know about it [ then ] everybody wins.

  4. Julia Bennett:

    If there isn't enthusiastic consent, it shouldn't happen.

  5. Geoffrey Gertz:

    Democratic leadership has never been super enthusiastic about trade deals. It's hard to see the incentive for them to vote for one that will have Trump's signature.

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