fanatical


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Synonyms for fanatical

Synonyms for fanatical

holding especially political views that deviate drastically and fundamentally from conventional or traditional beliefs

Synonyms for fanatical

marked by excessive enthusiasm for and intense devotion to a cause or idea

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Wolds like Islamophobia and phrases like anti-Muslim bigotry are bandied about too liberally, often applied to those who merely criticize fanatical Islamic radicalism or point out the deep-seated problems in much of Muslim culture today.
I wondered if they would be fanatical enough about Newcastle to buy it.
Grint plays Ben, a painfully shy 17-year- old living under the thumb of his fanatical, Bible-thumping mother (Linney).
Malcolm X did a great service to make palatable the centrist teachings of Martin Luther King, much as Leibniz's fanatical support of the status quo led to the credibility of the consternations of Spinoza.
Britain is taking ever increasing casualties fighting a fanatical guerrilla army in Afghanistan.
More than 200,000 of the club's fanatical "Yellow Swarm" fans applied for a place at the Olympiastadion, and the majority of that number will either be in the ground or enjoying a weekend away in the capital.
It is dominated by the obsessed and the fanatical and we will get crazy ideas coming forward.
Wellington, Aug 16 (ANI): Kylie Minogue is near fanatical about her skin and protecting it with sunscreen at all times - even if she's just sitting by a window on a plane.
Sentencing him at the Old Bailey yesterday to two years in a young offenders' institution, Judge Timothy Pontius said he "fell under the spell of fanatical extremists".
Our city is neither fanatical nor sectarian, despite the deep-rooted devoutness of its residents," said the former prime minister, addressing a delegation from the Independent Students Political Gathering
She describes herself as fanatical about the Olympics and said she and her sisters would regularly get up at 3am four years ago to watch events in the Beijing Games.
McMahon, who is a successful TV pundit in the region, said: "It was just fanatical.
Whether you are fanatical about hether fanatical about fashion or fishing, passionate about gardening or golf.
Yet, Dejagah is a national hero in Iran, performing in front of fanatical 100,000 all-male crowds in Tehran's vast Azadi Stadium - where women have been banned from attending matches since the Islamic Revolution in 1979.
Yet he seems to have no clue that it is his actions that have radicalised the fanatical extremists that are now threatening us.