Saturday, September 20, 2008

Word of the Week #4

Ryan Kunis
M/W 12:00pm
Word #4
Word: Zealous

Blues People
By: LeRoi Jones

"...a gentleman officiates it (of course, white) who, I understand, is very zealous in the cause of the spiritual well-being."

Definition: (Adjective)
1. Full of, characterized by, or due to zeal; ardently active, devoted, or diligent.

2. Filled with or motivated by zeal; fervent.
3. Marked by active interest and enthusiasm.

Enthusiastic, eager, fervid, fervent, intense, passionate, warm.

The zealous boy waited in line impateintly for his turn to tell Santa how good he had been this year.

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