[LMB] OT: fanatics (23/07)- was Religion question

Raymond Collins rcrcoll6 at gmail.com
Fri Jul 23 23:52:28 BST 2021


Fa•nat•if
A person with excessive and single minded zeal, especially for an extreme
religious or political cause.
AKA a zealot,  extremist, militant, dogmatist,  . . . Adherent, maniac,
crank, freak,  wackadoo, wackadoodle.
Opposite: moderate.

On Fri, Jul 23, 2021, 5:28 PM Matthew George <matt.msg at gmail.com> wrote:

> Why don't we try looking at the existing accepted definitions of 'fanatic'
> rather than struggling to evolve our own?
>
> https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/fanatic
>
> Matt G.
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