Saturday, August 06, 2011

A funny sounding word for you...

Pronounced: en-thoo-zee-ast, -ist

1. a person who is filled with enthusiasm for some principle,pursuit, etc.; a person of ardent zeal: a sports enthusiast.

2. a religious visionary or fanatic.

1. a person filled with or motivated by enthusiasm; fanatic
2. archaic a religious visionary, esp one whose zeal for religion is extravagant or unbalanced

1. zealot, devotee, fan.

Word origin/history:
pejorative, one who believes himself possessed of divine revelations or special communication from God, from Gk.

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