Fear not—the fanatic and her friends are still dressing up when they do get to see the movie.
A religious person but no fanatic, Dan believes in the words of Luke: “To whom much is given much is required.”
His tone as captured by the video he then posted on Facebook is not manifestly that of some a fanatic or a psychopath.
He is now one of the proud multitude the NRA labels a “fanatic.”
How much more so, the right, whom we have long dismissed as fanatic and, recently, fascist.
This fanatic affected sovereign power, and filled the whole city of Jeru'salem, and all the towns around, with tumult and pillage.
Since I have seized my own liberty I am a fanatic for freedom.
That's the third useless Hindu fanatic within a week who has talked about India being drenched in blood.
For the fanatic is one of the hinges which swing the door of the modern world.
Because this second arrival wore his hat well forward the clerk was not able to discern the pinched forehead of the fanatic.
1520s, "insane person," from Latin fanaticus "mad, enthusiastic, inspired by a god," also "furious, mad," originally, "pertaining to a temple," from fanum "temple," related to festus "festive" (see feast). Meaning "zealous person" is mid-17c. As an adjective, in English, 1530s, "furious;" meaning "characterized by excessive enthusiasm," especially in religion (of Nonconformists), is from 1640s.
A fanatic is someone who can't change his mind and won't change the subject. [attributed to Winston Churchill]