Definition of enthusiastic in English:

enthusiastic

Line breaks: en|thu¦si|as¦tic
Pronunciation: /ɪnˌθjuːzɪˈastɪk
 
, ɛn-/

adjective

Derivatives

enthusiastically

adverb
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  • The staff worked hard and enthusiastically to give pupils the best start in life that they could.
  • Last time they came they were enthusiastically received and this visit is eagerly awaited.
  • Some were surprised to hear him enthusiastically espouse the private sector and contestability at the launch.

Origin

early 17th century: from Greek enthousiastikos, from enthous 'possessed by a god' (see enthusiasm).

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