Usage examples "zeal":
- But apparently it was a zeal without knowledge. - "Biographical Essays", Thomas de Quincey.
- He spoke with glowing zeal and in a clear, beautiful voice that carried like a trumpet. - "The Hunters of the Hills", Joseph Altsheler.
- Besides these motives of religion, the zeal of the inhabitants was excited by the promise of a reward. - "The History of the Inquisition of Spain from the Time of its Establishment to the Reign of Ferdinand VII.", Juan Antonio Llorente.