noun. ['fəˈnætəˌsɪzəm'] excessive intolerance of opposing views.
- -ism (English)
- fanatic (English)
Words that Rhyme with Fanaticism
Example sentences of the word fanaticism
1. Noun, singular or mass
Show off your Harry Potter fanaticism with a whole set of your own Harry Potter origami paraphernalia.
Quotes containing the word fanaticism
1. A celibate clergy is an especially good idea, because it tends to suppress any hereditary propensity toward fanaticism.
- Carl Sagan
2. fanaticism is the only way to put an end to the doubts that constantly trouble the human soul.
- Paulo Coelho, The Zahir