Definition of 'enthusiasm'
Example sentences containing 'enthusiasm'
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Equally foreign to these parts are his sideline antics and infectious enthusiasm. Times, Sunday Times (2016)There may be a lack of enthusiasm on your part which your girlfriend is picking up on. The Sun (2016)Since then the polls have shown a lack of enthusiasm for a vote. Times, Sunday Times (2016)His enthusiasm is utterly infectious. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Studying sciences To succeed, students need interest and enthusiasm. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Before any clearer idea of where Saga is heading, it is hard to summon up too much enthusiasm. Times, Sunday Times (2017)It's good the enthusiasm is infectious as the overly polished, shallow action misses the point and rings hollow. The Sun (2017)Others meet it with a great deal of enthusiasm. Christianity Today (2000)The young actors were full of enthusiasm and energy. Times, Sunday Times (2008)There is little enthusiasm for the opposition. Times, Sunday Times (2012)These all flourish as a result of his infectious enthusiasm. Times, Sunday Times (2006)Younger players showing too much enthusiasm were mocked by older ones for being too keen. The Sun (2011)He expected all about him to share his interests and enthusiasm. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Really it was a test of her enthusiasm and skills. Times, Sunday Times (2012)My suspicion is my table hosts may not share my enthusiasm on the subject. The Sun (2009)He stood out as a young man of stature and great enthusiasm. Times, Sunday Times (2006)But youthful enthusiasm gave us energy and determination and we set off at a cracking pace. Times, Sunday Times (2011)Campaigners agreed that there was little enthusiasm on the doorstep. Times, Sunday Times (2012)His own generous book has an enthusiasm equally infectious. The Times Literary Supplement (2014)He has so much enthusiasm and running power. Times, Sunday Times (2006)As a player before his move he always showed skill and enthusiasm. The Sun (2014)His enthusiasm for the subject is boundless. Times, Sunday Times (2015)He shows great enthusiasm all the time. The Sun (2007)We hope it means he will listen in regard to their lack of enthusiasm for the whole deal. Times, Sunday Times (2010)The fact that my body was inactive was making me feel lacking in energy and enthusiasm for things. Times, Sunday Times (2015)Is there a current wave of enthusiasm for dot-com businesses? Times, Sunday Times (2014)Practice was a sullen affair, conducted with an almost funereal lack of enthusiasm. Times, Sunday Times (2015)Pleasure boating was still in its infancy, and there was none of the current enthusiasm for leisure. Exploring Britain's Canals (1994)Of course, examination results do matter, but as important is enthusiasm for the subject. Times, Sunday Times (2014)The bands have limited musical abilities, but what's important is an enthusiasm for the books and a love of music. Times, Sunday Times (2010)
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Translations for 'enthusiasm'
British English: enthusiasm /ɪnˈθjuːzɪˌæzəm/ NOUN
Enthusiasm is great eagerness to do something or to be involved in something.
If you show enough enthusiasm, maybe they will give you a job.
- American English: enthusiasm
- Arabic: حَمَاس
- Brazilian Portuguese: entusiasmo
- Chinese: 积极性
- Croatian: entuzijazam
- Czech: nadšení
- Danish: entusiasme
- Dutch: enthousiasme
- European Spanish: entusiasmo
- Finnish: innostus
- French: enthousiasme
- German: Enthusiasmus
- Greek: ενθουσιασμός
- Italian: entusiasmo
- Japanese: 熱意
- Korean: 열의
- Norwegian: entusiasme
- Polish: entuzjazm
- European Portuguese: entusiasmo
- Romanian: entuziasm
- Russian: энтузиазм
- Spanish: entusiasmo
- Swedish: entusiasm
- Thai: ความกระตือรือร้น
- Turkish: heves
- Ukrainian: ентузіазм
- Vietnamese: sự nhiệt tình
Definition of enthusiasm from the Collins English Dictionary
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