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1. fanatical

adjective. ['fəˈnætɪkəl'] marked by excessive enthusiasm for and intense devotion to a cause or idea.

Synonyms

  • fanatic
  • overzealous
  • rabid

Antonyms

  • cold
  • unemotional
  • unloving
  • unenthusiastic

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Words that Rhyme with Fanatical

  • problematical
  • mathematical
  • grammatical
  • sabbatical
  • viatical

Example sentences of the word fanatical


1. Adjective
The truly fanatical bird lover can invest in a birdbath with a heated base.

Quotes containing the word fanatical


1. The opposite of the religious fanatic is not the fanatical atheist but the gentle cynic who cares not whether there is a god or not.
- Eric Hoffer

2. [On Jason Mashak's book SALTY AS A LIP, as reviewed in The Prague Post:] Mashak amalgamates various national, historical and religious traditions into a myth-mash that illuminates many sects' fanatical compartmentalizing, and the fact that so many religions and philosophies share similar goals, if not roots.
- Stephan Delbos

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