Synonyms for Enthusiast:
n.booster, champion. love, praise, like. concern. religion, Sectary, belief. •admirer (noun)
connoisseur, supporter, fiend, addict, nut, partisan, buff, freak, patron, partizan, aficionado, fancier, zealot, devotee, fan.
•person active in interest (noun)
devotee, admirer, bug, votary, lover, supporter, maniac, partisan, zealot, freak, buff, follower, fan, nut, aficionado, fanatic, worshiper, addict, believer.
votary, Sectary, admirer. hound, lover, evangelist, maniac. bug, follower. man. •drug addict
•Other relevant words:
fanatic, crank, booster, worshiper, bug, Sectary, follower, admirer, man, believer, lover, junkie, partisan, partizan, collector, maniac, evangelist, votary, champion, hound.
Usage examples for enthusiast
To Burton's delight it was his old friend Da Cunha, the Camoens enthusiast and then ensued a long argument, conducted in Portuguese, concerning Burton's rendering of one of Camoens' sonnets, Burton in the end convincing his friend of its correctness. – The Life of Sir Richard Burton by Thomas Wright