implies blind and intolerant devotion to a creed, opinions, etc. a religious bigot
is one who is animated by an intense and eager interest in an activity, cause, etc. a sports enthusiast
suggests the unreasonable overzealousness of one who goes to any length to maintain or carry out his or her beliefs a temperance fanatic
implies extreme or excessive devotion to a cause and vehement activity in its support zealots of reform
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