Pronunciation of Fanaticism
/f_ɐ_n_ˈa_t_ɪ_s_ˌɪ_z_ə_m/, /fɐnˈatɪsˌɪzəm/, /fɐnˈatɪsˌɪzəm/
Antonyms for fanaticism:
unenthusiasm, prudence, calculation, wariness, indifference, Latitudinarianism, policy, free-thinking, peacefulness, coldness, apathy, lukewarmness, fairness, deadness, caution, irresolution, impartiality, dislike, justice, peace, cynicism, calmness, doubt, dulness, disinterest, timidity.
Usage examples for fanaticism:
- It happens often during the long winters; the people have not sufficient to occupy their minds; no clergyman- not even Dyceworthy- can satisfy the height of their fanaticism. - "Thelma", Marie Corelli.
- It is not their fanaticism, still less is it their theology, which makes the great Puritan chiefs of England and the stern Covenanters of Scotland so heroic in our sight. - "On Compromise", John Morley.