Zealot


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Synonyms for Zealot

one zealously devoted to a religion

a person who is ardently devoted to a particular subject or activity

one who holds extreme views or advocates extreme measures

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a member of an ancient Jewish sect in Judea in the first century who fought to the death against the Romans and who killed or persecuted Jews who collaborated with the Romans

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a fervent and even militant proponent of something

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Zealot also bought KINGmgmt, whose clients include breakout Pop Folk duo JOHNNYSWIM and Grammy nominated southern rock country artist and songwriter Rhett Canipe, is a boutique artist management and development company headed by Jay King.
HOLLYWOOD'S RESURRECTION OF Greeneland comes at a good time, a time when we need to be reminded of the dangers of institutional loyalty and idealistic zealots, and of the need for pity and compassion.
According to Zealot, Threshold Interactive has a decade-long relationship with food and beverage giant Nestle, among other clients,
And for every one of us who knows a victim of foreign zealots, there are a hundred, perhaps a thousand, acquainted with--or related to--a hostage or hostages who have been held prisoner in their own home.
One of his first actions was replacing Valley backer Hal Bernson on the Local Agency Formation Commission with anti-secession zealot Cindy Miscikowski.
In next week's episode, Garrett tells her, ``You don't have to be an obnoxious, driven, self-righteous zealot your whole life.
The dictionary says it is 'characterized by or expressing lust' and only the most repressed zealot would ever try to prevent us from having lustful thoughts or even being lusty.
A book on Israel described it in these words: "When it became clear that the end was near, Zealot leader Elazar Ben-Yair called his people - 967 men, women, and children - together.
14 August 2015 - US-based media and entertainment company Zealot Networks has acquired video syndication company AllScreen, the company said.
ITV, which is Zealot Networks first media-industry investor, has made investment in Zealot Networks, a Los Angeles-based digital-media firm founded by former Maker Studios CEO Danny Zappin.
Zealot focuses on what history can tell us about Jesus the man.
According to the book's introduction, Zealot attempts to uncover the space "between the Jesus of the Gospels and the Jesus of history--between Jesus the Christ and Jesus of Nazareth.
A BELATED release for Bruno Dumont's arty 2009 film, which follows religious zealot Celine (non-professional actor Julie Sokolowski), expelled from a convent as she is too devoted.
BEFORE any more "crockpot theories" re: global warming are aired and the country is covered with dubious corrective measures - wind farms, etc - would some green zealot explain why, before man evolved or the motor car was invented, the world experienced numerous Ice Ages and subsequent extremely warm periods?
Since the ruling Zealot factions refused to allow any Jews to leave a besieged Jerusalem, Rabbi Yohanan faked his own demise and was successfully sneaked out of Jerusalem in a coffin carried by his disciples.