enthusiastical love

Definitions

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  • adj. enthusiastic

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Same as enthusiastic

Etymologies

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enthusiastic +‎ -al

Examples

  • He who wishes to be successful, or happy, ought to be enthusiastical, that is to say, very keen in all the occupations or diversions of life.

    Journal of a Tour to the Hebrides

  • The mutual and enthusiastical affection betwixt the young men was well known to him; and he concluded that if the precarious state of

    Redgauntlet

  • An ordinary gentleman-farmer will be satisfied with looking at his fields once or twice a day: an enthusiastical farmer will be constantly employed on them; will have his mind earnestly engaged; will talk perpetually of them.

    Journal of a Tour to the Hebrides

  • And as the doctrine is exploded, so all experience of the work itself in the souls of men is decried as fanatical and enthusiastical.

    Pneumatologia

  • In showing what is the especial nature of this work, what are the effects of it upon our minds, and how it differs from all enthusiastical inspirations, and what is the true exercise of our minds in compliance therewith.

    Pneumatologia

  • And I do not know but what hath been delivered may be looked on as fanatical and enthusiastical; yet is there no other reason why it should be so, but only because it is taken from Scripture.

    Pneumatologia

  • No man, I say, by his mere sight and conduct, can know and understand aright the true nature of evangelical holiness; and it is, therefore, no wonder if the doctrine of it be despised by many as an enthusiastical fancy.

    Pneumatologia

  • And this generation is such as indeed despise all that is spoken about the pollution of sin and its purification, and deride it as enthusiastical, or a fulsome metaphor not to be understood.

    Pneumatologia

  • Thirdly, The work of the Holy Spirit in regeneration doth not consist, in enthusiastical raptures, ecstasies, voices, or any thing of the like kind.

    Pneumatologia

  • This has caused many to turn aside, to fall off from and forsake the solemn ordinances of divine worship, and to betake themselves unto vain imaginations for relief, in trembling, enthusiastical singing and feigned raptures; from hence have so many forsaken their own mercies to follow after lying vanities.

    Gospel Grounds and Evidences of the Faith of God���s Elect

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