Positive Word: Zealous

Embracing a Positive Word: ZealousAccording to vocabulary.com, zealous is an adjective that means great interest in something. It comes from the noun zeal.

  • The city council was zealous in its attempt better the community.
  • Mary held zealous contempt for her rival.
  • The city showed how zealous it could be for its citizens.
  • Her zealous behavior made the party a smash.

Some synonyms include ardent, avid, dedicated, and earnest.