Definition of enthusiast
- a sports car enthusiast
skiing enthusiasts can't wait for the first snowfall of the season
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addict, aficionado (also afficionado), buff, bug, devotee, fan, fanatic, fancier, fiend, fool, freak, habitué (also habitue), head, hound, junkie (also junky), lover, maniac, maven (also mavin), nut, sucker;
: a person who feels enthusiasm for something : a person who enjoys something very much
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