fanaticism

noun fa·nat·i·cism \ fə-ˈna-tə-ˌsi-zəm \
Updated on: 18 May 2018

Definition of fanaticism

: fanatic outlook or behavior

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First Known Use of fanaticism

1652

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fanaticism

noun fa·nat·i·cism \ fə-ˈnat-ə-ˌsiz-əm \

medical Definition of fanaticism

: fanatic outlook or behavior especially as exhibited by excessive enthusiasm, unreasoning zeal, or wild and extravagant notions on some subject


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