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zeal
used in 1984 by Orwell

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Definition
active interest and enthusiasm
  • Zeal was not enough.
    p. 55.6
zeal = active interest and enthusiasm
  • He believed in the principles of Ingsoc, he venerated Big Brother, he rejoiced over victories, he hated heretics, not merely with sincerity but with a sort of restless zeal, an up-to-dateness of information, which the ordinary Party member did not approach.
    p. 55.2

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