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People who are enthusiastic - thesaurus

Synonyms

enthusiast

noun

someone who is very interested in something or excited by it and spends time doing it or learning about it

fan

noun

someone who likes watching or listening to something such as a sport, films, or music very much, or who admires a famous or important person very much

devotee

noun

someone who is very enthusiastic about something

follower

noun

someone who is interested in the progress or development of something, especially a sport

lover

noun

someone who likes or enjoys something very much

evangelist

noun

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

fanatic

noun

someone who likes a sport or activity very much

eager beaver

noun

informal someone who is extremely enthusiastic and enjoys working extremely hard

aficionado

noun

someone who is very interested in something and knows a lot about it

student

noun

someone who is very interested in a particular subject

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addict

noun

someone who likes a particular activity very much and spends as much time as they can doing it

admirer

noun

someone who admires someone or something

dilettante

noun

formal someone who is interested in something such as art or music but does not know very much about it

disciple

noun

someone who admires a famous person such as a political or religious leader and is influenced by them

fanboy

noun

informal a very enthusiastic male fan of a band, actor, type of entertainment, product etc

fancier

noun

someone who is interested in a particular type of plant or animal and grows them or breeds them for enjoyment

fan club

noun

an organization for people who like a particular famous actor, singer, player etc very much

fandom

noun

the people who are very keen fans of a sports team, band, type of entertainment etc, regarded as a group

fangirl

noun

informal a very enthusiastic female fan of a band, actor, type of entertainment, product etc

fiend

noun

informal someone who is extremely enthusiastic about something

firebrand

noun

someone who has strong feelings of anger or enthusiasm and often expresses them

freak

noun

informal someone who is extremely interested in a particular subject or activity

groupie

noun

informal someone who is very enthusiastic about a particular pop group, and often tries to meet them at their concerts

groupie

noun

informal someone who is very enthusiastic about another person and likes them very much

junkie

noun

informaloften humorous used about someone who likes doing something very much and who does it a lot

junky

another spelling of junkie

man

noun

informal a man who takes part in a particular activity or who likes a particular thing

nerd

noun

informal someone who is very interested in technical or scientific subjects, especially computers. This word usually shows that you think people like this are boring

nut

noun

informal someone who is extremely enthusiastic about a particular activity, sport, or subject

-phile

suffix

used for making nouns and adjectives describing someone who loves or likes something

spotter

noun

someone who enjoys watching things of a particular type, especially trains or planes

supporter

noun

someone who likes to watch a particular sports team and wants that team to win

wonk

noun

informal someone who is extremely interested in unimportant political facts

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hygge

a lifestyle focussing on simple pleasures such as comfort and cosiness in the home, and spending time with friends and family

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a form of location that involves the underwater detonation of a bomb which causes sound waves that are picked up by ships

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