n person who is too enthusiastic about sth, esp religion or politics 狂热者（尤指在宗教或政治方面）
*a religious, political fanatic 宗教狂、政治狂
* model train fanatics 对模型火车入迷的人.
1500-1600; Language: Latin;Origin:
fanaticus 'made wild or mad by the gods'
, from fanum 'religious building'
someone who has extreme political or religious ideas and is often dangerous
= extremist fanatics who represent a real danger to democracy a religious fanatic
someone who likes a particular thing or activity very much
= enthusiast a health food fanatic a fitness fanatic>fanaticaladj a fanatical sportsman He was fanatical about tidiness.>fanatically
1. Mr. Beal is a chess fanatic. 比尔先生是一个国际象棋狂。