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  • nounenthusiasm
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Synonyms for zeal

noun enthusiasm
  • ardor
  • determination
  • devotion
  • diligence
  • eagerness
  • earnestness
  • fanaticism
  • fervor
  • gusto
  • inclination
  • intensity
  • passion
  • perseverance
  • sincerity
  • spirit
  • urgency
  • verve
  • warmth
  • zest
  • alacrity
  • bustle
  • dispatch
  • drive
  • enterprise
  • fierceness
  • fire
  • hustle
  • initiative
  • intentness
  • keenness
  • mania
  • push
  • readiness
  • vehemence
  • yen
  • stick-to-itiveness
  • what-it-takes

Antonyms for zeal

  • apathy
  • coolness
  • disinterest
  • dullness
  • inactivity
  • indifference
  • insincerity
  • laziness
  • lethargy
  • neglect
  • unenthusiasm
  • discouragement
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

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noun. liveliness; activity

appetite

noun. desire for food, worldly goods
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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