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|part of speech:
||an enthusiastic follower of an activity such as a sport or a performing art or of a person or persons who engage in that activity.
I've been a football fan since I was ten years old.Fans of the movie star gathered in front of the hotel waiting for a glimpse of her.
- aficionado, buff, devotee, enthusiast, fancier
- similar words:
- addict, disciple, fiend, follower, groupie, hound, junkie, nut, votary
||adherent, buff, fool, lover, partisan, zealot