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Enthusiastic - thesaurus

Synonyms

enthusiastic

adjective

very interested in something or excited by it

keen

adjective

wanting to do something well

eager

adjective

very keen to do something or enthusiastic about something that will happen

motivated

adjective

enthusiastic and determined to achieve success

avid

adjective

very enthusiastic about something you do regularly

wholehearted

adjective

wholehearted support, agreement, effort etc is enthusiastic and complete

fervent

adjective

very enthusiastic and sincere, especially about something you believe in or support

hooked

adjective

if you are hooked on something, you find it so attractive or interesting that you want to do it as much as possible

mad about/on something

very enthusiastic about something

born-again

adjective

very enthusiastic about a belief or way of life that is new to you or that you have recently become involved with again

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actively

adverb

in a practical or enthusiastic way

addicted

adjective

enjoying a particular activity very much and spending as much time as you can doing it

(as) keen as mustard

wanting to do something very much

aware

adjective

enthusiastic about and involved in something

awestruck

adjective

feeling extremely impressed by something

big

adjective

very enthusiastic or serious about something

bouncy

adjective

happy, lively, and enthusiastic

bursting

adjective

impatient because you want very much to do something

crazy about something

informal very enthusiastic about something

devoted

adjective

very enthusiastic about something

devout

adjective

very enthusiastic in your support for something

dynamic

adjective

very lively and enthusiastic, with a lot of energy and determination

ebullient

adjective

formal very happy and enthusiastic

effervescent

adjective

lively and enthusiastic

enamored

the American spelling of enamoured

enamoured

adjective

formal impressed with or enthusiastic about something

energetic

adjective

enthusiastic and determined

evangelical

adjective

someone who is evangelical is very enthusiastic about something and likes to tell other people how good it is

fanatic

adjective

American fanatical

fanatical

adjective

very enthusiastic about a sport or activity

fired-up

adjective

informal feeling very excited about something or impatient to do it

fond

adjective

getting enjoyment and satisfaction from something, especially often or over a long time

full-blooded

adjective

enthusiastic and determined

full-on

adjective

British used for describing someone who is enthusiastic, especially in a way that is annoying

gaga

adjective

informal not thinking clearly because you have very strong feelings of love for someone or because you are very enthusiastic or excited about something

great

adjective

informal enthusiastic about something or someone

gung-ho

adjective

informal very enthusiastic, especially about something that might be dangerous

heartily

adverb

in a loud or enthusiastic way

hearty

adjective

friendly and enthusiastic, sometimes in a slightly annoying way

hot to trot

keen to do something, especially to have sex

impressed

adjective

admiring someone or something very much, especially because of an unusually good achievement, quality, or skill

in full flow

doing something, especially talking, with such enthusiasm that you do not want to stop

interested

adjective

willing or keen to do something

into

preposition

informal used for stating what activity or subject someone is interested in and enjoys

keen

adjective

very interested in an activity that you do often because you enjoy it

keen on something

interested in something and enjoying it, especially an activity that you do often

lively

adjective

full of energy and enthusiasm

lusty

adjective

healthy, strong, or enthusiastic

-mad

suffix

British used with some nouns for saying that someone is very interested in a particular thing, and usually not interested in anything else

mad keen (on)

informal extremely enthusiastic about something

messianic

adjective

used about someone who tries to make major changes in a thoroughly determined and enthusiastic way

nuts about/over

informal extremely enthusiastic about something, or very attracted to someone

only too eager to do something

very keen to do something, especially so keen that it causes problems

overzealous

adjective

showing disapproval doing something so much that it causes problems

passionate

adjective

showing or expressing powerful emotions

potty

adjective

Britishinformal very enthusiastic about something

pumped up

adjective

informal very excited or enthusiastic about something

raring to do something

excited about something and impatient to begin it

rousing

adjective

expressing enthusiasm

sold on something

believing that something is very good

star-struck

adjective

a star-struck person admires famous people very much, especially film stars and entertainers

voracious

adjective

formal very keen to learn or to do something

warmly

adverb

with great enthusiasm

wild

adjective

informal very enthusiastic

willing

adjective

used about someone who does something in an enthusiastic way

zealous

adjective

full of great energy, effort, and enthusiasm, especially in your political or religious ideas

Antonyms

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gaslight

to manipulate someone psychologically so that they begin to question their own perceptions and memories

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Open Dictionary

Dunning-Kruger effect

the phenomenon by which an incompetent person is too incompetent to understand his own incompetence

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