How Do You Spell ZEALOTS?

Correct spelling for the English word "zealots" is [z_ˈɛ_l_ɒ_t_s], [zˈɛlɒts], [zˈɛlɒts]] (IPA phonetic alphabet).

Common Misspellings for ZEALOTS

Below is the list of 16 misspellings for the word "zealots".

Definition of ZEALOTS

  1. a sect of Jews which originated with Judas the Gaulonite ( Acts 5:37 ). They refused to pay tribute to the Romans, on the ground that this was a violation of the principle that God was the only king of Israel. They rebelled against the Romans, but were soon scattered, and became a lawless band of mere brigands. They were afterwards called Sicarii, from their use of the sica, i.e., the Roman dagger.

Anagrams of ZEALOTS

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Usage Examples for ZEALOTS

  1. Most men are capable of devotion to a worthy leader; few are ever zealots for the sake of a cause, a principle, a party, or a firm. - "Increasing-Human-Efficiency-in-Business-a-contribution-to-the-psychology-of-business" by Scott, Walter Dill
  2. The constables were resisted, the magistrates insulted, the houses of noted zealots attacked, and the prescribed service of the day openly read in the churches. - "The History of England from the Accession of James II. Volume 1 (of 5)" by Thomas Babington Macaulay