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zeal
used in Frankenstein

4 uses
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Definition
active interest and enthusiasm
  • She looked steadily on life and assumed its duties with courage and zeal.
    Chapter 3 (25% in)
zeal = active interest and enthusiasm
  • He said that "These were men to whose indefatigable zeal modern philosophers were indebted for most of the foundations of their knowledge.
    Chapter 3 (87% in)
  • The Turk, amazed and delighted, endeavoured to kindle the zeal of his deliverer by promises of reward and wealth.
    Chapter 14 (19% in)
  • During the ensuing days, while the preparations were going forward for the escape of the merchant, the zeal of Felix was warmed by several letters that he received from this lovely girl, who found means to express her thoughts in the language of her lover by the aid of an old man, a servant of her father who understood French.
    Chapter 14 (27% in)

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