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enthusiast

Archaic a religious visionary, esp one whose zeal for religion is extravagant or unbalanced

enthusiast

With regard to technology, an enthusiast is a person who enjoys using computers and electronic equipment. Enthusiasts are willing to learn more of the ins and outs of a product than the average consumer, who just wants to use it. An enthusiast is more like a "prosumer." See high-tech people, consumer and prosumer.
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He was a man of narrow mind and imperfect education, and his uncompromising bigotry was made hot and mischievous by violent and hasty passions; he exerted his influence indecorously and unjustifiably to compass the death of the enthusiasts; and his whole conduct, in respect to them, was marked by brutal cruelty.
But while he was thus becoming assimilated to the enthusiasts, his contempt, in nowise decreasing towards them, grew very fierce against himself; he imagined, also, that every face of his acquaintance wore a sneer, and that every word addressed to him was a gibe.
* Enthusiast Gaming's extensive media network and gamer data, combined with Luminosity's championship calibre teams and brand equity, expected to drive further audience growth
'There is no shop in Islamabad where anyone who wishes to buy a bird can do so,' complained bird enthusiast Shahid.
(TSX Venture: FIVE.P) has entered into an arrangement agreement with Enthusiast Gaming Holdings Inc.
That's why the house should be brimming at the ECHO Arena next weekend when Sarah Millican takes to the stage for her Control Enthusiast tour.
Camping World Holdings Inc., a large network of RV-centric retail locations, said that 14 of its retail locations will operate with a co-branded offering showcasing both Gander Outdoors products and services for the outdoor enthusiast and Camping World parts, accessories and services for the RV enthusiasts.
Enthusiasts enjoyed riding on a selection of preserved and active buses owned by enthusiast groups or individuals.
-- With the launch of its free Beauty Enthusiast club, Walgreens wants to reward its best beauty customers as well as learn more about what they want and need.
-- Walgreens is giving its best beauty customers something extra with the Beauty Enthusiast, a free beauty club for its Balance Rewards loyalty program.
by Staff Reporter "Many roads are already cut due to overflowing wadis," the weather enthusiast added.