Beliefs and religious

zealot
(n)
ZELL-ǝt
Meaning

fanatic; person who shows excessive zeal

1st Sample Sentence

In my youth, I was a zealot for many political causes, but over the years I burnt out, and now I don't care about politics at all anymore.

Root

zelos (zeal, ardor, jealousy) (Latin)

Antonyms

apostate

Mnemonics

zealot -- zeal + lot one who shows a lot of zeal.

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