Definition of zealot :
One who is zealous; one who engages warmly in any cause, and pursues his object with earnestness and ardor; especially, one who is overzealous, or carried away by his zeal; one absorbed in devotion to anything; an enthusiast; a fanatical partisan.
follower, bug, disciple, cultist, edge, monster, votary, crank, propagandist, lobbyist, animal, maniac, partisan, extremist, love, faddist, brute, bitter-ender, radical, savage, opinionist, belief, red hot, religion, Genghis Khan, beast, dogmatist, militant, partizan, despot, bigot, drumbeater, revolutionary, true believer, revolutionist, concern, sectary, sadist, plugger, psycho, ultra, fighter, politics, ideologue, ogre
enthusiast (part of speech: noun)
zealot (part of speech: noun)
- " That is exactly why I think Jesus should openly declare himself king," affirmed the Zealot strongly. - "Men Called Him Master", Elwyn Allen Smith.
- The Zealot caught Jesus' arm. - "Men Called Him Master", Elwyn Allen Smith.
- " Not so," replied the immitigable zealot. - "From-Twice-Told-Tales", Hawthorne, Nathaniel.