Definition of 'enthusiastic'

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Example sentences containing 'enthusiastic'

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The speech was short, the crowds less enthusiastic. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Many young people are enthusiastic about IT, but dont consider it a career path. Computing (2010)It was really good fun and they were all keen sailors and enthusiastic. Times, Sunday Times (2008)The enthusiastic young chemist set to work. Times, Sunday Times (2015)An enthusiastic gardener on the ground at each school is essential. The Sun (2013)Surely it is good to see a younger person so enthusiastic about antiques? Times, Sunday Times (2016)There may be staff whose performance is less than enthusiastic. Times, Sunday Times (2007)Reaction from investors was less than enthusiastic. Times, Sunday Times (2014)His approach on presentation day is equally enthusiastic but less swashbuckling. Times, Sunday Times (2012)But other head teachers are less enthusiastic about the proposals. Times, Sunday Times (2007)You effectively acknowledge this in your report but disregard it in your leader where you give the plan your enthusiastic support. Times, Sunday Times (2014)He is so young and enthusiastic. The Sun (2014)It's a lot of fun being this keen and enthusiastic. Times, Sunday Times (2006)Then you'll have my enthusiastic support. Christianity Today (2000)After professing enthusiastic support for reform of the present scorned system, ministers have gone suspiciously quiet. Times, Sunday Times (2012)They were young, enthusiastic and full of new ideas. The Sun (2012)The hotel has flourished under its new owners, with the help of an enthusiastic young brigade. Times, Sunday Times (2007)Which is perhaps why her friends are less enthusiastic that she's here today. The Sun (2012)It is also easy to see why enthusiastic young men were desirable to the Army. Times, Sunday Times (2014)She is an enthusiastic gardener and does most of the work herself, employing help just one day a week. Times, Sunday Times (2007)This gives the big name a personal interest in offering enthusiastic support, because it is to his or her continuing financial advantage. Times, Sunday Times (2013)He was also a keen angler and an enthusiastic gardener, with his dahlias and leeks becoming the envy of Hampshire. Times, Sunday Times (2015)The sumptuous productions of the 1980s were considered by the Met management to be an investment and found the enthusiastic support of major sponsors. Susie Gilbert and Jay Shir A TALE OF FOUR HOUSES: Opera at Covent Garden, La Scala, Vienna and the Met since 1945 (2003)Instead, it should match stern condemnation of injustice in the rich and poor worlds alike with enthusiastic support for faster growth, more competition and freer trade. Times, Sunday Times (2006)

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Translations for 'enthusiastic'

British English: enthusiastic /ɪnˌθjuːzɪˈæstɪk/ ADJECTIVE
If you are enthusiastic about something, you show how much you like or enjoy it by the way that you behave and talk.
He is enthusiastic about photography.
  • American English: enthusiastic
  • Arabic: مُتَحَمِّس
  • Brazilian Portuguese: entusiástico
  • Chinese: 热情的
  • Croatian: entuzijastičan
  • Czech: nadšený
  • Danish: entusiastisk
  • Dutch: enthousiast
  • European Spanish: entusiasta
  • Finnish: innokas
  • French: enthousiaste
  • German: enthusiastisch
  • Greek: ενθουσιώδης
  • Italian: entusiasta
  • Japanese: 熱心な
  • Korean: 열심인
  • Norwegian: entusiastisk
  • Polish: entuzjastyczny
  • European Portuguese: entusiástico
  • Romanian: entuziasmat 
  • Russian: увлеченный
  • Spanish: entusiasta
  • Swedish: entusiastisk
  • Thai: กระตือรือร้น
  • Turkish: hevesli
  • Ukrainian: захоплений
  • Vietnamese: nhiệt tình


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