missionary zeal

Definition of missionary zeal

:great enthusiasm
  • He spoke with missionary zeal about the project.

Word by Word Definitions

missionary play
  1. : a person undertaking a mission and especially a religious mission

  1. : relating to, engaged in, or devoted to missions

  2. : characteristic of a missionary

zeal play
  1. : eagerness and ardent interest in pursuit of something : fervor


Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up missionary zeal? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!

WORD OF THE DAY

to speak evil of

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!