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  • Yossarian was stunned by their overbearing vigor and zeal,
  • ’We’re trying to be perfectly objective about this,’ Colonel Cathcart said to Yossarian with the zeal of sudden inspiration.
  • ’He won’t get back into his bed,’ Nurse Cramer reported zealously in an injured tone.
  • Luciana fled mirthfully along the sidewalk in her high white wedgies, pulling Yossarian along in tow with the same lusty and ingenuous zeal she had displayed in the dance hall the night before and at every moment since.
  • ’That’s a real sensible move you’re making, Yo-Yo,’ Colonel Cathcart said, pumping Yossarian’s hand with clumsy zeal.
  • ’Well, I don’t care!’ the chaplain flung back with undiminished zeal.

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  • She attacks each challenge with zeal.
  • We need someone with both zeal and ability.

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