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Definition of Enthusiasm
EnthusiasmEnthusiasm En*thu"si*asm, n. [Gr. ?, fr. ? to be inspired or
possessed by the god, fr. ?, ?, inspired: cf. enthousiasme.
See Entheal, Theism.]
1. Inspiration as if by a divine or superhuman power;
ecstasy; hence, a conceit of divine possession and
revelation, or of being directly subject to some divine
Enthusiasm is founded neither on reason nor divine
revelation, but rises from the conceits of a warmed
or overweening imagination. --Locke.
2. A state of impassioned emotion; transport; elevation of
fancy; exaltation of soul; as, the poetry of enthusiasm.
Resolutions adopted in enthusiasm are often repented
of when excitement has been succeeded by the wearing
duties of hard everyday routine. --Froude.
Exhibiting the seeming contradiction of
susceptibility to enthusiasm and calculating
3. Enkindled and kindling fervor of soul; strong excitement
of feeling on behalf of a cause or a subject; ardent and
imaginative zeal or interest; as, he engaged in his
profession with enthusiasm.
Nothing great was ever achieved without enthusiasm.
4. Lively manifestation of joy or zeal.
Philip was greeted with a tumultuous enthusiasm.
Meaning of Enthusiasm from wikipedia
enjoyment, interest, or approval. The word was originally
used to refer
to a person possessed
by God, or someone
- Curb Your Enthusiasm
is an American comedy television series produced
by HBO that premiered
15, 2000. The series
- The HBO comedy television series
Curb Your Enthusiasm premiered
with an hour-long special
17, 1999. It was followed
by a ten-episode first
- Curb Your Enthusiasm
is an American comedy series starring Seinfeld
writer, co-creator, and executive producer Larry David
as himself. It is produced
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(Russian: Энтузиазм: Симфония Донбасса or Entuziazm: Simfoniya
Donb****a), also referred
to as Donbas Symphony
- Many episodes
of the American
HBO comedy television series
Curb Your Enthusiasm feature guest
a lot of these guest appearances
are for fictional...
- seasons. David gained further recognition
for the HBO series
Curb Your Enthusiasm
in as a semi-fictionalized version
- and was the prin****l director
and an executive producer
of Curb Your Enthusiasm
for the show's first
five years. His do****entaries have focused
"Jussi" Gamache, also known
by her pseudonym
, is the lead singer
of indie synthpop
band Freezepop. She lives
- for playing
the role of Larry
David's wife, Cheryl, on HBO's Curb Your Enthusiasm
, for which
she was nominated
for two Emmy Awards. She also starred
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