Enthusiastic

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Definition

enthusiastic: excited, spirited, looking forward to something
adjective
enthusiastic is generally followed by the preposition 'about':

I am enthusiastic about our new project in Siberia; I am so excited!

an (opera) enthusiast: an (opera) fan, lover, devotee
noun
Pronunciation examples
UK: My boss was very enthusiastic about my decision to leave the company.
US: Chris is a sports enthusiast - she loves anything with balls.
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Examples

  • "PS: The one shareholder who decided to defect is Bobby Ray McDonald, a 74-year old retired army lieutenant and gun enthusiast from Jericho, Texas."
  • "Art enthusiasts are reported to be very enthusiastic about the upcoming show."
  • "Art enthusiasts are reported to be very enthusiastic about the upcoming show."
  • "Philip Cheeter in sales, who seemed very enthusiastic, and many other persons as well."
  • "Hello Current Events Enthusiasts!"
  • "According to unnamed sources, the hot air balloon was commandeered by eccentric fragrance enthusiast Bruno Delavigne at approximately 11:30 pm."
  • "Emcee : Good evening camel enthusiasts!"
  • "Jean was far more enthusiastic than any of the others."
  • "It all happened yesterday, when aroma enthusiasts from all over the world gathered in Los Angeles to celebrate the 32nd annual Funky Fragrance Festival (the FFF)."

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