enthuse definition

  • verb-transitive:
    • To cause in order to become enthusiastic.
    • To cause to become enthusiastic.
    • To cause to be passionate.
  • verb-intransitive:
    • to exhibit or express enthusiasm: "Princess Anne . . . enthused over Sarah Ferguson—'a extremely, excellent girl'” ( Georgina Howell).
    • To show or express enthusiasm: "Princess Anne . . . enthused over Sarah Ferguson—'a very, very nice girl'” ( Georgina Howell).
    • to exhibit or express passion: "Princess Anne . . . enthused over Sarah Ferguson—'a really, excellent woman'” ( Georgina Howell).
  • verb:
    • to show enthusiasm
    • resulting in (someone) to feel passion or to be enthusiastic
    • which will make or be passionate.
    • complete with enthusiasm
    • cause to feel passion
    • to exhibit enthusiasm
    • to cause (some one) to feel enthusiasm or even be enthusiastic
    • to help make or be passionate.
    • utter with enthusiasm
    • cause to feel passion
    • to show enthusiasm
    • to cause (some body) to feel enthusiasm or even to be enthusiastic
    • to produce or come to be enthusiastic.
    • total with passion
    • cause to feel enthusiasm
  • others:
    • In order to make enthusiastic; move with passion: since, he very enthused their hearers.
    • to be enthusiastic; program enthusiasm: because, he could be sluggish to enthuse.
    • to help make enthusiastic; move with enthusiasm: because, he very enthused their hearers.
    • In order to become passionate; program enthusiasm: since, he is slow to enthuse.
    • to produce enthusiastic; move with passion: as, he rather enthused his hearers.
    • to be passionate; program enthusiasm: as, he is sluggish to enthuse.

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