Synonyms for Zeal:
n.effort, exertion, strain, heavy lifting, undertaking, work, challenge, dedication, pursuit. feelings, zealousness, concern. •alacrity (noun)
sprightliness, willingness, enthusiasm.
vim, zing, pep, excitement, vivacity, zip.
industry, effort, attention, assiduity, dedication.
fire, activity, spark, vivacity, vim, zip, pep, stamina, force, spunk, strength, potency, zing, energy, snap, might, vigor, spirit, drive, puissance, power, verve, effervescence, fervor.
bustle, industry, care, diligence, perseverance, idleness, determination, cooperation, attention, hustle, aptitude, willingness, dispatch, push, assiduity, enterprise, slackness, inclination, hop, Hustling, application, initiative.
earnestness, animation, agitation, friskiness, eagerness, Ardency, liveliness, enthusiasm, exuberance, excitement, industriousness, agility, passion, sprightliness, fervency, gusto, zest, relish, lustiness.
dispatch, initiative, drive, elan, perseverance, hustle, earnestness, eagerness, diligence, gusto, bustle, verve, enterprise, push, determination, fervor, spirit, inclination, fire, zest, ardor, passion.
industry, zealousness. •Other relevant words:
concern, elan, care, diligence, aptitude, dedication, cooperation, hustle, willingness, inclination, work, hop, Hustling, push, zealousness, dispatch, slackness, idleness, strain, exertion, bustle, initiative, application, attention, challenge, assiduity, enterprise, undertaking, effort, perseverance, industry, determination, pursuit, feelings.
Usage examples for zeal
Winnie took it in the same pleasant mood and began upon both with great zeal but before she had got half through the strawberries something seemed to come over her recollection; and the latter part of the meal her face grew more shadowy than the growing evening. – Hills of the Shatemuc by Susan Warner