To better see all uses of the word
Moby Dick
please enable javascript.

Used In
Moby Dick
Go to Book Vocabulary
Go to Word Detail
  • ...but in their hasty zeal to befriend him, and from the circumstance that both he and the sharks were at times half hidden by the blood-muddled water, those indiscreet spades of theirs would come nearer amputating a leg than a tail.
  • So that, through their zeal for him, they had all conspired, so far as in them lay, to muffle up the knowledge of this thing from others; and hence it was, that not till a considerable interval had elapsed, did it transpire upon the Pequod’s decks.

  • There are no more uses of "zeal" in the book.

    Show samples from other sources
  • She attacks each challenge with zeal.
  • We need someone with both zeal and ability.

  • Go to more samples
Go to Book Vocabulary . . . enhancing vocabulary while reading