How To Spell zeal?

Correct spelling: zeal

What does the abbreviation zeal mean?

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This graph shows how "zeal" have occurred between 1800 and 2008 in a corpus of English books.

What are the usage examples for zeal?

  1. It was supposed here that a very considerable number of people beyond the Alps must be inspired with zeal for Papal Infallibility. – Letters From Rome on the Council by Johann Joseph Ignaz von Döllinger
  2. It seemed that they must either surrender or perish; one captain attempted to raise a white flag but was stopped by Wool, who, having addressed a few hurried words to his men, led them to the charge with such fierce zeal that the British in turn gave back. – The Niagara River by Archer Butler Hulbert
  3. The king, in mistaken zeal had caused the bodies to be taken out of the water, that those of the Christians might receive Christian burial, and helped to bury them himself. – The Boy's Book of Heroes by Helena Peake

What are the rhymes for zeal?

  1. peel, feel, teel, kneel, shiel, meal, peele, skeel, ciel, reel, seal, teale, diel, seel, peale, real, steel, spiel, teall, he'll, beale, neill, beal, weil, steele, heel, eel, leal, she'll, steal, wheel, peal, riel, niel, heal, veal, neile, scheele, cele, beil, smeal, neal, mele, neale, zele, kiel, teal, we'll, gilles, deale, squeal, deel, beall, deal, neel, creel, keel, neil, neall;
  2. repeal, corneal, anneal, cecile, ferrill, puerile, o'neal, unseal, congeal, unreal, macneal, adriel, camille, genteel, emil, nevil, verrill, lucile, abele, oneal, brasil, lucille, appeal, conceal, mcneil, ideal, mcneal, o'neill, savill, shaquille, reseal, morrill, emile, reveal, macneill, ordeal, surreal, mcneill;
  3. averill, villarreal;
  4. automobile;

What are the translations for zeal?

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Chinese words for Zeal

热诚, 积极性, 劲头, NIT, > 热衷.

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German words for Zeal

Hingabe, Leidenschaft, Tatendrang, Elan, Begeisterung, Eifer, Feuereifer, Pflichteifer, Dienstbeflissenheit, Diensteifer, Arbeitseifer.

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Spanish words for Zeal

celo, vehemencia, entusiasmo, ardor, afán, fervor, ahínco, fogosidad.

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