Advertisement - Continue reading below

Definition of "enthusiastic" []

  • Having or demonstrating enthusiasm. (adjective)

American Heritage(R) Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright (c) 2011 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.

Use "enthusiastic" in a sentence
  • "He was shorthanded, and anyone who has ever had 14 girls herded onto one softball field knows the meaning of the term enthusiastic confusion."
  • "We heard testimony from most of the volunteers who actually operate the station and serve as DJs, and they were nearly all in enthusiastic support."
  • "He laughs about his earthquake phobia, turns glum when reflecting on a domineering father and gives weight to theories of his eternal boyhood in enthusiastic chatter about toys and theme parks."