enthusiastic

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enthusiastic(
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An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (general)
a. entusiasta (response, supporter, audience)
We don't have great ambitions. We're just a bunch of enthusiastic amateurs.No tenemos grandes ambiciones. Solo somos un grupo de aficionados entusiastas.
b. entusiasmado (person)
They were very enthusiastic about the project. I think they might finance it.Estaban muy entusiasmados con el proyecto. Creo que podrían financiarlo.
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enthusiastic
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (person)
a. entusiasmado(a)
2. (praise)
a. entusiasta
to be enthusiastic (about)estar entusiasmado(a)
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enthusiastic [ɪnˌθuːzɪˈæstɪk]
adjective
[+skier, supporter, crowd, applause] entusiasta
they played to enthusiastic audiences everywhere they went the crowd appeared enthusastic Everywhere they went they drew enthusiastic crowds the president spoke to enthusiastic crowds
to be enthusiastic about [+photography, chess, art] ser un entusiasta de; [+idea, suggestion] estar entusiasmado con
he wasn't very enthusiastic about the idea/suggestion she's enthusiastic about photography
to be enthusiastic about doing sth estar entusiasmado por hacer algo; to become enthusiastic about sth entusiasmarse con algo; she was less than enthusiastic about the idea no le entusiasmaba nada la idea
you [sound] very enthusiastic!
I tried to sound enthusiastic intenté parecer entusiasmado
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