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Zealot

Meaning: One who espouses a cause or pursues an object in an immoderately partisan manner

May 17, 2016 12:00 IST
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Meaning: One who espouses a cause or pursues an object in an immoderately partisan manner

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The Deaf Protest march witnessed zealot protestors raising awareness about multiple issues.

Pronunciation: zel-uh t

Usage/Example: 1. Iran is bolstering its key ally Syria by sending a paramilitary force full of zealot student soldiers fiercely loyal to the Islamic Republic (Source: Daily Caller)

2. The gun lobby's zealot fringe does not like debate about firearm laws, and they are not afraid to tell you. (Source: Clarence Valley Daily Examiner)

3. Toss into the mix Governor Mary Fallin, who's perhaps the worst governor in America and a far-right zealot. (Source: The Daily Banter)

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