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OVERZEALOUS

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 Dictionary entry overview: What does overzealous mean? 

OVERZEALOUS (adjective)
  The adjective OVERZEALOUS has 1 sense:

1. marked by excessive enthusiasm for and intense devotion to a cause or idea

  Familiarity information: OVERZEALOUS used as an adjective is very rare.


 Dictionary entry details 


OVERZEALOUS (adjective)


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Meaning:

Marked by excessive enthusiasm for and intense devotion to a cause or idea

Synonyms:

fanatic; fanatical; overzealous; rabid

Context example:

rabid isolationist

Similar:

passionate (having or expressing strong emotions)


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