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Zeal

Bows, Mr.
crippled fiddler with intense feelings. [Br. Lit.: Pendennis]
Cedric of Rotherwood
zealous about restoring Saxon independence. [Br. Lit.: Ivanhoe]
Faustus, Doctor
zealous for universal knowledge; sells soul to Lucifer. [Medieval Legend and Ger. Lit.: Faust; Br. Lit.: Doctor Faustus]
flaming heart
attribute of St. Augustine; symbol of religious fervor. [Art: Hall, 123]
Merridew, Jack
boy with lust for authority and killing. [Brit. Lit.: Lord of the Flies]
Olsen, Jimmy
eager-beaver cub reporter and Superman’s friend. [Comics: “Superman” in Horn, 341]
Palace Guard
term used in alluding to Richard Nixon’s zealous, ardent staff, with reference to Watergate and cover-up. [Am. Pop. Culture: Misc.]
white dittany
traditional symbol of zeal. [Flower Symbolism: Flora Symbolica, 173]
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Maharashtra minister of state for home Ramesh Bagawe was seen zealously holding on to her grandson Rahul Gandhi's footwear when he visited Mumbai on Friday.
It has since come to our attention that this information was incorrect, that many of the Irish are as thin-skinned, po-faced and zealously politically correct as many English people, and, furthermore, that by suggesting Gaelic football and hurling might be in any way 'daft' we were guilty of a racist and a deeply offensive slur on a downtrodden nation.
The California-based company is traditionally secretive about projects under development; revealing them only at launch and guarding zealously against leaks.
Cosmo was a dedicated husband, father, and grandfather who was zealously devoted to his family.
He over zealously disputed a late penalty call with fourth official Tom Connolly and ref Dave McKeon banished him to the stands.
The city's acquisition of the Yankees suite has drawn scrutiny after e-mail messages revealed aides to Mayor Michael Bloomberg had zealously pursued the box, as well as free food and access to post-season games.
Harris Corporation (NYSE:HRS), a contractor and system architect for the US FAA Telecommunications Infrastructure (FTI) programme, announced that its employees had zealously provided emergency support to the FAA throughout the hurricane season in the US this year.
He zealously represented his client despite incredible pressure from his command, and with the knowledge that it would likely cost him his military career," said A.
Playing off the well-known -- and zealously protected slogan -- of print newspaper, NYTimes.
As researchers Togneri and Anderson (2003) state, the efforts of heroic principals, innovative charter schools, and inspiring classroom teachers who single-handedly turn around low-performing schools or classrooms are to be zealously applauded and encouraged, but ultimately their efforts produce "isolated islands of excellence.
They added: "Sensible caution regarding the proximity of mobile phones to medical equipment is thus warranted, but concerns about patient safety alone do not justify zealously enforced no-phone areas, which can cause arguments between staff, patients and visitors.
That's also why the growers and producers so zealously wage a truth-in-labeling battle.