Definition Of zeal


great energy or enthusiasm in pursuit of a cause or an objective.

his zeal for privatization

Example Of zeal

  • At the age of 21, full of zeal and love, Richard was accepted as a junior agent in the Irish Church Missions.

  • Charities always have great plans and members who pursue the cause with single-minded zeal .

  • Excessive rabid zeal can be just as bad for a country as excessive do-nothing laziness.

  • Extreme nationalism and ideological zeal militated against observing rules of moderation.

  • He embarked with zeal on a foreign policy he himself didn't quite understand.

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