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Zealous meaning

The Zealots were originally a political movement in 1st century Second Temple Judaism which sought to incite the people of Judaea Province to rebel against the Roman Empire and expel it from the Holy Land by force of arms, most notably during the First Jewish–Roman War (66-70).


  1. (a.) Filled with religious zeal.
  2. (a.) Filled with, or characterized by, zeal; warmly engaged, or ardent, in behalf of an object.
Word: zeal·ous
Pronunciation of zealous: 'ze-l&s
Function of zealous: adjective
: filled with or characterized by zeal <zealous missionaries>
- zeal·ous·ly adverb
- zeal·ous·ness noun

Synonyms of zealous

Avid, Eager, Great,